The Perfect Setup - Mandriva 2007 Free Edition - Page 6
Install Proftpd like this:
When you see the following:
One of the following packages is needed:
type in 1.
For security reasons you can add the following lines to /etc/proftpd.conf (thanks to Reinaldo Carvalho; more information can be found here: http://www.proftpd.org/localsite/Userguide/linked/userguide.html):
Be sure to comment out the following lines in /etc/proftpd.conf in order to allow ftp users to CHMOD:
Then restart Proftpd:
Mandriva 2007 doesn't come with a Webalizer package anymore, therefore we install the static Webalizer binary from the Webalizer web site like this:
16 Install Some Perl Modules Needed By SpamAssassin (Comes With ISPConfig)
To install all needed Perl Modules, we can use the appropriate Mandriva packages and install them using urpmi:
urpmi perl-HTML-Parser perl-Digest-SHA1 perl-DB_File perl-Net-DNS
17 The End
The configuration of the server is now finished, and if you wish you can now install ISPConfig on it.
18 A Note On SuExec
If you want to run CGI scripts under suExec, you should specify /var/www as the web root for websites created by ISPConfig as Mandriva's suExec is compiled with /var/www as Doc_Root. Run
and the output should look like this:
Unless you install ISPConfig in expert mode and change the default web root (which is /var/www), you will be able to run CGI scripts under suExec with ISPConfig.