why are you sending the same mail so many times. -----Original Message----- From: afflatus [mailto:iweb at 371.net] Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 12:53 PM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] Article: Recovering from Anonymous FTP Abuse ----- Original Message ----- From: "Scott Schrantz" <scotts at rci-nv.com> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 5:29 AM Subject: RE: [thelist] Article: Recovering from Anonymous FTP Abuse > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Minh Lee Goon [mailto:v7ac at sdsumus.sdstate.edu] > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 1:13 PM > > To: evolt > > Subject: [thelist] Article: Recovering from Anonymous FTP Abuse > > > > I'd like each user to have a unique username and password and home > > directory when they log in to the server. I've tried setting up local > > users on the server but I don't know how to assign them a home > > directory. The FTP service on IIS only allows on directory, which, I > > assume, caters to anonymous logins. Any suggestions on how I > > can get the > > results I need? > > Here's what my experience has found (on IIS4): > * For each user, create a Windows NT account with a username and password. > You'll have to pay close attention to security to make sure these accounts > only have access to where they're allowed. > * Disable Anonymous Access for the FTP service. > * Under the ftproot directory, create a directory for each user, with the > folder name the same as the username. This folder will then automatically > become the home directory. To the best of my (limited) knowledge, there is > no way to change it. > > Hopefully this will help. > -- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt ! > -- For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !