How To Install Pure-FTPd on CentOS

Install Pure-FTPd on CentOS

In this tutorial we will show you how to install and configuration of Pure-FTPd on your CentOS server. For those of you who didn’t know, Pure-FTPd is a free (BSD), 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. This article teaches you how to install free ftp server Pure-FTPd on CentOS 6 and how to configure and use it so you can access your server via ftp connection using your favorite ftp client (e.g:FileZilla).

Install Pure-FTPd on CentOS

Step 1. First add EPEL yum repository your system.

CentOS 6:

CentOS 7:

Step 2. Installing Pure-FTPd on CentOS

Step 3. Configuring Pure-FTPd server.

Type the following command to edit Pure-FTPd configuration file.

Make sure you have this options:

Finally, save Pure-FTPD user database.

Add a virtual user.

Step 4. Start service and enable the service to start on boot.

Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed Pure-FTPd. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing Pure-FTPd secure FTP server on CentOS system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official Pure-FTPd web site.

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