Installing Pure-FTPd with MySql backend on squeeze

Pure-FTPd is actively supported, and it was always designed with security in mind. It doesn’t provide useless bells and whistles, but focuses on efficiency and ease of use.

The server can run with privilege separation for paranoid security. It can even run 100% non-root, with its built-in chroot() emulation and virtual accounts.

1. Install the Pure-FTPd package
apt-get install pure-ftpd-mysql
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Pure-FTPd with MySQL backend

Pure-FTPd is a free, secure, production-quality and standard-conformant FTP server. It doesn’t provide useless bells and whistles, but focuses on efficiency and ease of use. It provides simple answers to common needs, plus unique useful features for personal users as well as hosting providers.

In this tutorial we’ll install Pure-FTPd with MySQL backend.

Install Pure-FTPd with mysql backend
apt-get install pure-ftpd-mysql
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