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Reset forgotten MySQL root password

July 6th, 2012 | 157 Comments | Posted in Linux, MySQL

If you forgot your MySQL root password, then this article will help you. This article explains how to reset a forgotten mysql root password.  This process require root access on the server. More »

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Deny file/directory deletion and directory creation in vsftpd

July 6th, 2012 | 109 Comments | Posted in FTP, Linux, network

vsftpdSome times there is situation when we need users to be able to upload files to ftp server but not allowed to delete files/directories and create directory.

vsftpd have cmds_allowed directive that can be used for this purpose. In this directive, specifies a comma-delimited list of FTP commands allowed by the server.  All other commands not specified are rejected. More »

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vsftpd log files

July 6th, 2012 | 92 Comments | Posted in FTP, Linux, network

vsftpdIn vsftpd we can choose between these two log types:

– log only the file transfer (upload/download) information.

– log all FTP commands and responses. We will need this log when debugging FTP problems.

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