More or less the same procedure can be followed in older Mint versions. Then issue the following command in the Terminal to update the system repository index:. If a firewall is running on your system, you will need to allow some FTP ports through it. Issue the following commands in Terminal to allow the ports 20 and You can verify whether the port has been allowed in the firewall or not using the following command in Terminal:.
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You can hold backup of your sites, servers by creating cron task for copying data to FTP server, upload your videosurvillance records and any other type of data. You can use included file manager to make modification in your data, rename, upload or download them right from your browser. Cost would be calculated automatically and manual intervention is not required. This allow you save money by using only space which you use.
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In this tutorial, I will explain to you how to set up your FTP server. But first, let me quickly tell you what is FTP. As the name suggests, FTP is used to transfer files between computers on a network. You can use FTP to exchange files between computer accounts, transfer files between an account and a desktop computer, or access online software archives. Keep in mind, however, that many FTP sites are heavily used and require several attempts before connecting. We will make FTP server to share files with friends and family. I will use vsftpd for this purpose.
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