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FTPD(8) System Administration Utilities FTPD(8)

ftpd - File Transfer Protocol server.

ftpd [OPTION...]

File Transfer Protocol daemon.
-4, --ipv4
restrict daemon to IPv4
-6, --ipv6
restrict daemon to IPv6
-a, --auth=AUTH
use AUTH for authentication
-A, --anonymous-only
server configured for anonymous service only
-d, --debug
debug mode
-D, --daemon
start the ftpd standalone
-l, --logging
increase verbosity of syslog messages
--non-rfc2577
neglect RFC 2577 by giving info on missing users
-p, --pidfile[=PIDFILE]
change default location of pidfile
-q, --no-version
do not display version in banner
-t, --timeout=TIMEOUT
set default idle timeout
-T, --max-timeout
reset maximum value of timeout allowed
-u, --umask=VAL
set default umask
AUTH can be one of the following:
default
passwd authentication
-?, --help
give this help list
--usage
give a short usage message
-V, --version
print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

Written by many authors.

Report bugs to <bug-inetutils@gnu.org>.

Copyright © 2015 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

ftp(1)

The full documentation for ftpd is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and ftpd programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info ftpd

should give you access to the complete manual.

May 2015 GNU inetutils 1.9.2.67-d7a1