How to add FTP users to Pure-FTPd

Detailed instructions here…
http://download.pureftpd.org/pub/pure-ftpd/doc/README.Virtual-Users

Here are my basic instructions

ADD THE USER

  • pure-pw useradd USERNAME -f /etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.passwd -u 48 -g 48 -d /PATH/TO/YOUR/DOMAIN

VIEW FILE MAKE TO SURE USER ADDED

  • vi /etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.passwd

RUN THIS COMMAND

  • pure-pw mkdb /etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.pdb -f /etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.passwd

Now when you view the pureftpd file (example: /etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.passwd) it will look something like this

howtohacksisawesome:kUyD6KHYvkUyD6KHYvHDkRSSicOlvHDkRSSicOlv/:48:48::/PATH/TO/YOUR/DOMAINs/./::::::::::::
anotheruser:1$ng1e9GP9pAs3ILv7y6K2C:48:48::/PATH/TO/YOUR/DOMAIN/./::::::::::::
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