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Re: [SLUG] What ftpd - oh the choices ?
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] What ftpd - oh the choices ?
- From: Michael Lake <Mike.Lake@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Dec 5 10:15:02 2002
- Organization: University of Technology, Sydney
Michael Fox wrote:
> > > > I need to add an ftpd to my Debian laptop and wwondered what
> > > > ppl have used and can recommend and what not maybe to use.
> > > apt-get install proftpd
> > You didn't really read the email, did you?
> Yes, somewhat. But probably not entirely. However... since when wasn't
> proftpd easy. All you do is install it, make some changes and leave it.
> > >But also I wont be using virtual hosts or anything fancy
> > (hence dont need
> > proftp). So simpliclity is a plus
> Just because proftpd can do this fancy stuff, doesn't mean its not easy. I
> don't use those functions and never have. However I use it, because out of
> the box its ready to roll, and not to mention very secure. End case!
Thanks Michael for the proftpd suggestion. The description of it from
apt-cache show seemed like it was very powerful and provided features I
wont be using so I assumed the config files might be more complex too
which may not be the case. So its in the basket to consider now.
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