Install Pure-FTPd on CentOS with Virtual Users

To install Pure-FTPd on CentOS, run

Edit configuration file

To disable anonymous FTP, find

Replace with

To enable Virtual Users, find

Uncomment the line.

To Allow Apache user to login via FTP, find

Replace with

I set MinUID value to 47, as apache user have UID/GID of 48. By setting MinUID below that apache user should be able to login.

Set pureftpd to start on Boot

Restart pure-ftpd

Create a Virual User

To create a virtual user, run

It will ask you to enter password two times.

Now run

Change Password of an existing Virual User

It will ask you to enter new password.

Rebuild password database and restart pure-ftpd with

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