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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
We have two LDAP servers. Whenever we get a ticket to reset the password, we login to LDAP primary server and reset the password. For below example, I logged into primary LDAP server and resetting password to john to Welcome123#
We are giving this work to tier-1 team, so that they can reset... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ron323232
I have searched "Limit FTP user's access to a specific directory" subject for 3 days. I found proftp and vsftp but i couldn't compile and install. Is there any idea. Please suggest. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hamurd
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am in urgent need of your suggestions.
I have below two users in my system:
xyz:x:101:101:XYZ System Account:/export/home/xyz:/bin/bash
abc:x:2009:10:ftp user only:/export/home/abc:/bin/false
Where "xyz" is the crucial one and "abc" is only introduced for FTPing the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sugarcane
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can someone help me with creating user with special privilegies?
I need to create user who will have access ONLY to one folder (like /etc/log/) through ftp (read only access) and which will not have any other ways to log in like telnet, ssh etc.? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: nypreH
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i want to know y kernel is giving access for multiple users to access a file when one user may be the owner is executing that file. Because other user can manipulate that file when the other user is executing that file, it will give the unexpected result to owner . plz help me... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jimmyuk
We have Oracle Database on AIX 5.3 server.We want to give ftp access to a user to a specific folder.He should be able to put and get files from that specific folder only.Moreover he should not be able to cd to any other filesystems also along with root directory.
Please note that as per... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: dwiravi
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How can i give ftp access to single user on solaris9 system? others should not have the ftp access. i know about ftpusers file in /etc/ftpd but still what about if so many new users are created daily?
And now for that single user how can we restict him to ftp the files only from... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: santhoshkumar_d
I'm using solaris 2.8, and I want create a new ftp user account with the following restrictions:
- Have only ftp access, no telnet or rlogin
- Have restricted access to its home directory example /export/home/newuser
- Deny access to any other directory.
Thanks for your help,
... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Jeremy3
I want to setup a user on my server and only allow that user to ftp to my server but not to be able to get to command line (telnet /ssh)
I ammended my /etc/passwd so the users shell would be /usr/bin/false and this prevents log on but it also prevents the ftp..
Any ideas? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: frustrated1
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I created a user which I would like to have access only to FTP. I am able to get FTP to the machine with that user, but I only want him to have access to two directories, and no shell access. How can I accomplish this?
Aaron (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Spetnik