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Secure FTP server for UNIX systems

vsftpd is an FTP server, or daemon. The 'vs' stands for Very Secure. Obviously this is not a guarantee, but a reflection that it is written with security in mind, and carefully designed to be resilient to attack.

Version: 3.0.5 License: (GPL-2 or OpenSSLException) GitHub
Maintainers No Maintainer
Categories net
Homepage https://security.appspot.com/vsftpd.html
Platforms darwin
  • ssl (Enable SSL support)
  • universal (Build for multiple architectures)

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To configure vsftpd edit ${prefix}/etc/vsftpd.conf. A startup item has been generated that will aid in starting vsftpd with launchd. It is disabled by default. Execute the following command to start it, and to cause it to launch at startup:

sudo port load vsftpd

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