How to setup SFTP server on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver with VSFTPD - LinuxConfig.org


#1
The objective is to configure SFPT server over SSH protocol using VSFTPD ftp daemon. This tutorial acts as a Part 2, FTP over Secure SSH protocol. From this reason please make sure that you have already configured your FTP server using our How to setup FTP server on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver guide before continuing.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-setup-sftp-server-on-ubuntu-18-04-bionic-beaver-with-vsftpd
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#2

John R

I don’t see what this has to do with VSFTPD, as it just configures the SFTP subsystem that comes with OpenSSH-Server.