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Re: password files for proftp
  • From: Thorsten Marquardt <THOM@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 03 Dec 2000 11:02:33 +0100
  • Message-id: <yam8372.1691.154680128@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hallo Max,

Am 29-Nov-00 schriebst Du:
> Hello Thom
>
> Am Don, 30 Nov 2000 schrieb Thorsten Marquardt:
>
[...]
>> so far so good. But I don't know how to create the AuthUserFile itself.
>>
> why don't you use the program 'htpasswd', afaik it's delivered with
> apache.
>
> htpasswd makes a file with a username&password-File. this files contains
> in each line one user. It's build like the /etc/passwd:
>
> username:passwd:uid:gid:comments:Home-dir:shell
>
> but with htpasswd, you've only the 1st and 2nd entry, the others have to
> be edited by you.

Thanks, that's the info I was looking for


Thom

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