On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 04:57:28PM -0500, fbsd_user wrote: > I see /var/ftp and sub-directories beneath it, with an copy of > passwd, group and ls and date commands. > What is going here? How does inted.conf ftp statement knows to use > that area on /var ? > Where can I find written description on how sysinstall set up > anonymous FTP?
This is described in the ftpd(8) man page. The anonymous FTP behaviour requires that there be a "ftp" UID in the password file and is triggered by the remote user logging in as "anonymous" or "ftp". Cheers, Matthew -- Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks Savill Way PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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