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addftpuser

addftpuser

Section: Maintenance Commands (8) Updated: July 1999
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NAME

addftpuser - set up anonymous FTP user
rmftpuser - remove anonymous FTP user  

SYNOPSIS

addftpuser [--group <group>] [--check-binaries] [--update-binaries] [--help] [--version]
rmftpuser  

DESCRIPTION

addftpuser command can create anonymous FTP user, set up its home directory, install neccessary binaries in it, set or correct all the permissions in it, and make a directory for user uploads under it.
rmftpuser command can remove the anonymous FTP user, along with its home directory.  

OPTIONS

--group <group>
use this group for the anonymous FTP account.
--check-binaries
Check whether the binaries and libraries of the ftp hierarchy should be updated or not (an exit status of 0 means no update required).
--update-binaries
Update binaries and libraries of the anonymous ftp hierarchy.
--help
Display some help and exit.
--version
Output version information and exit.

The
rmftpuser command ignores any command line options or parameters.
 

SEE ALSO

ftpd(8)  

AUTHORS

Copyright (C) 1995 Peter Tobias <tobias@et-inf.fho-emden.de> changed some parts Heiko Schlittermann <heiko@lotte.sax.de>. This manpage was written by Vincent Renardias <vincent@ldsol.com> for the Debian GNU/Linux wu-ftpd-academ package.


 

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SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
SEE ALSO
AUTHORS

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