Bug 84584 - vsftpd-1.1.3-7 man page errata
Summary: vsftpd-1.1.3-7 man page errata
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: vsftpd
Version: 1.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-19 06:30 UTC by R P Herrold
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:34 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 1.2.0-3
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-08-08 04:39:00 UTC

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Description R P Herrold 2003-02-19 06:30:53 UTC
man page vs packaging discrepancies

location of vsftpd.conf is different than the documentation

[root@ftp init.d]# grep vs  vsftpd  | grep conf
# config: /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
                sites=(`ls /etc/vsftpd/*.conf`)
[root@ftp init.d]#

 ------------ yet -----------

man vsftpd offers:

     An optional [configuration file] may be given on the command line.  The
     default configuration file is /etc/vsftpd.conf.

man vsftpd.conf states:

      behaviour. By default, vsftpd looks  for  this  file  at  the  location
       /etc/vsftpd.conf.   However, you may override this by specifying a comâ


[root@ftp etc]# pwd
[root@ftp etc]# ls -al vsftpd*
-rw-------    1 root     root          125 Feb 19 00:48 vsftpd.ftpusers
-rw-------    1 root     root          361 Feb 19 00:48 vsftpd.user_list

total 13
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         1024 Feb 19 01:05 .
drwxr-xr-x   45 root     root         4096 Feb 19 00:48 ..
-rw-------    1 root     root         3847 Feb 19 01:05 vsftpd.conf
-rw-------    1 root     root         3837 Feb 19 01:05 vsftpd.conf~


so the man doco is wrong, as to Red Hat's packaging of the product.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-08-08 04:39:00 UTC
Fixed in 1.2.0-3 and later.

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