Subject: Re: [Summer of code] Proposal : a Sftp server
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <email@example.com>
Date: 06/16/2005 06:43:15
On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 12:11:00AM -0400, James K. Lowden wrote:
> Ben Harris wrote:
> > This is a client issue, not a server issue. ftpd no more loads your
> > shell than httpd does.
> Thank you for the education. Not to drift too far off topic, but now I'm
> completely baffled by why ftpd insists the user have a valid shell (item
> #3 under "User Authentication" on the ftpd man page).
That's the message used to determine the user may user ftpd at all.
Id's like daemon are not allowed to use ftpd...