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Lightweight, fast and secure FTP server

Pure-FTPd is a fast, production-quality, standard-comformant FTP server, based upon Troll-FTPd. Unlike other popular FTP servers, it has no known security flaw, it is really trivial to set up and it is especially designed for modern Linux and FreeBSD kernels (setfsuid, sendfile, capabilities) . Features include PAM support, IPv6, chroot()ed home directories, virtual domains, built-in LS, anti-warez system, bandwidth throttling, FXP, bounded ports for passive downloads, UL/DL ratios, native LDAP and SQL support, Apache log files and more. Rebuild switches: --without extauth disable external authentication --without ldap disable ldap support --without mysql disable mysql support --without pgsql disable postgresql support --without tls disable SSL/TLS
Package version:1.0.21


                              .:. PURE-FTPD .:.
		      Documentation for version 1.0.21

           ------------------------ BLURB ------------------------

Pure-FTPd is a fast, production-quality, standard-conformant FTP server,
based upon Troll-FTPd.

The server has been designed to be secure in default configuration, it has no
known vulnerability, it is really trivial to set up and it is es


  ------------------------ AUTHENTICATION MODULES ------------------------

Since release 1.0.8, anyone can add new custom authentication methods to
Pure-FTPd without recompiling anything, using "authentication modules".

To enable it, you must ./configure with --with-extauth, or
--with-everything. Linux binary packages have it enabled by default.

Here's how they are working:

1) A client conn


Unlike many daemons, Pure-FTPd doesn't read any configuration file (but for
LDAP and SQL). Instead, it uses command-line options. For instance, the '-H'
flag is designed to speed up highly loaded servers, by avoiding DNS lookups.
To enable this, just add it to the server name:

/usr/local/sbin/pure-ftpd -H

Alternative long options are also supported. Here's an equivalent of the
previous command:



  The "contrib" directory is yours.

  If you developped something for Pure-FTPd (web pages for the


  Thanks to Stefan Hornburg <>, there are now official and
maintained packages for 


      ------------------------ SPECIAL THANKS ------------------------

   Thanks a million to th


If you never heard about LDAP before, *DON'T* enable LDAP support in
Pure-FTPd. LDAP is useless if 


   ------------------------ MACOS X SPECIFIC NOTES ------------------------

  To get Pure-FTPd a

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