Bug 110143 - vsftpd %post changes user "ftp" home directory
Summary: vsftpd %post changes user "ftp" home directory
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vsftpd   
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Version: 1
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OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-11-15 02:21 UTC by Chris Adams
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:40 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-02 14:45:32 UTC
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Description Chris Adams 2003-11-15 02:21:48 UTC
The %post section of the spec file unconditionally changes the home
directory of the "ftp" user.  I had changed the home directory to
match my setup, but on installing a new version (compiled without PIE
per the hang bugzilla), it got changed back and broke my mirror until
I realized what had happened.

Comment 1 Chris Adams 2003-11-16 21:15:18 UTC
Another vsftpd packaging bug: /etc/logrotate.d/vsftpd references
/var/log/vsftpd.log, but by default, vsftpd creates /var/log/xferlog.

Comment 2 Chris Adams 2004-06-02 14:45:32 UTC
Okay, WRT the home directory bit, I'm an idiot and didn't see the
"anon_root" config directive.

And the log file name is consistent everywhere I think.

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