Old 7th April 2007, 15:07
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Default Some noob (?) questions...


Recently installed ISPConfig following the fantastic perfect CentOS Setup.

Everything is working smoothly, but i have some problems:

1.- I can access ftp with my normal users, but NOT with ISPConfig users; AKA the webX_user and his/her password, trough the web interface or ftp clients. (Gives error on both right and left side). FTP access is granted when creating the website.

2.- After i did the entire installation ... i did remember that i made a little mistake: users should have their home in /home/www... and NOT in /var/www/...

Ok, no problem i said; deleted all users from ISPConfig, changed the apache conf, rebooted the machine (just in case), maded a new user in ISPConfig, and surprise: when i go to the website, instead of saying:

"You may now add content to the directory /home/www/html/. Note that until blablabla"

it says: "You may now add content to the directory /var/www/html/. Note that until blablabla"

Is there any way of changing this during post-installation or should i better reinstall ?

My ProFTPD config:

ServerName			"ProFTPD server"
ServerIdent			on "FTP Server ready."
ServerAdmin			root@localhost
ServerType			standalone
#ServerType			inetd
DefaultServer			on
AccessGrantMsg			"User %u logged in."
#DisplayConnect			/etc/ftpissue
#DisplayLogin			/etc/ftpmotd
#DisplayGoAway			/etc/ftpgoaway
DeferWelcome			off

# Use this to excude users from the chroot
DefaultRoot			~ !adm

# Use pam to authenticate (default) and be authoritative
AuthPAMConfig			proftpd
AuthOrder			mod_auth_pam.c* mod_auth_unix.c

# Do not perform ident nor DNS lookups (hangs when the port is filtered)
IdentLookups			off
UseReverseDNS			off

# Port 21 is the standard FTP port.
Port				21

# Umask 022 is a good standard umask to prevent new dirs and files
# from being group and world writable.
Umask				022

# Default to show dot files in directory listings
ListOptions			"-a"

# Allow to resume not only the downloads but the uploads too
AllowRetrieveRestart		on
AllowStoreRestart		on

MaxInstances			20

# Set the user and group that the server normally runs at.
User				nobody
Group				nobody

# Disable sendfile by default since it breaks displaying the download speeds in
# ftptop and ftpwho
UseSendfile			no

# This is where we want to put the pid file
ScoreboardFile			/var/run/proftpd.score

# Normally, we want users to do a few things.
  AllowOverwrite		yes

# Define the log formats
LogFormat			default	"%h %l %u %t \"%r\" %s %b"
LogFormat			auth	"%v [%P] %h %t \"%r\" %s"
netstat -tap:
tcp        0      0 *:imap                      *:*                         LISTEN      2943/dovecot
tcp        0      0 *:http                      *:*                         LISTEN      4678/httpd
tcp        0      0 *:ftp                       *:*                         LISTEN      3015/proftpd: (acce
tcp        0      0 *:ssh                       *:*                         LISTEN      2796/sshd
tcp        0      0 *:https                     *:*                         LISTEN      4678/httpd
Tnx in advance
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Old 8th April 2007, 16:18
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Please check that the users created by ISPConfig have the correct homedir in /etc/passwd.
You should also check if all paths are correct in the isp_server table in the ISPConfig database.
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