First, you need to follow this tutorial to setup vsftpd on Ubuntu server. https://linuxize.com/post/how-to-setup-ftp-server-with-vsftpd-on-ubuntu-20-04/ If you face this error when testing the connection using FileZilla: Server sent passive reply with unroutable address. Using server address instead. Connection timed out after 20 seconds of inactivity Modify /etc/vsftpd.conf to add these lines: pasv_min_port=30000 pasv_max_port=31000 pasv_address=[the_private_ip] Example of … Read more
So I’m on a VPS – CentOS Linux installation. I have vsFTPd on the server.
I currently have SFTP access to the server via my root user, but am now trying to create a new user with FTP access to a specific directory only on the server, I’ve done the following:
I’ve set up
vsftpd on Amazon EC2 with the Amazon Linux AMI. I created a user and can now successfully connect via ftp. However, if I try to upload something I get the error message