The passwd file needs to be updated with new location of ftp home
Was this a fresh install or an upgrade?
This was a fresh install of Pinstripe.
we're verifying this. My clean install on a different system did the right
Mystery solved. I did a fresh install myself and witnessed the correct entry
in /etc/passwd for ftp. I also verified that our lab techs did fresh installs
earlier ... and then ran a setup script that overwrites the passwd file. Sorry
for the scare.
OK, resolving as not-a-bug.
Closing, as this was not a bug.