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I have compiled and installed proftp but im unsure how to add users and other things. I have webmin installed and was wondering if I could use that to administer ...
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    I have compiled and installed proftp but im unsure how to add users and other things. I have webmin installed and was wondering if I could use that to administer it. But it doesn;t detect it. Can someone help me set it up?

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    http://lfs.securewebservices.co.uk/b...t/proftpd.html

    This might help, i hope it does

    or try
    http://www.proftpd.org/

    Good Luck

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    proftp utilizes linux intergrated pam authentication, ie, users are just system users. can you access proftp/is it running? it would help if you can narrow down the question to something specific.
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    I still have been unable to install it. I un tared it then I did make install in root and i don't think i got any errors. But when I looked for the conf file in /etc/proftpd.conf it wasn't there. Can anyone help me or is there an RPM for it. I have been unable to find one.

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    Have you done a search for the conf file? Often, when you compile programs from scratch they will end up somewhere in /usr/local/

    find / -name proftpd.conf -print
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