Note: This is a beta release of Red Hat Bugzilla 5.0. The data contained within is a snapshot of the live data so any changes you make will not be reflected in the production Bugzilla. Also email is disabled so feel free to test any aspect of the site that you want. File any problems you find or give feedback here.

Bug 84584

Summary: vsftpd-1.1.3-7 man page errata
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Raw Hide Reporter: R P Herrold <herrold>
Component: vsftpdAssignee: Bill Nottingham <notting>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
Severity: low Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 1.0CC: chris.ricker, rvokal
Target Milestone: ---   
Target Release: ---   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard:
Fixed In Version: 1.2.0-3 Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of: Environment:
Last Closed: 2003-08-08 04:39:00 UTC Type: ---
Regression: --- Mount Type: ---
Documentation: --- CRM:
Verified Versions: Category: ---
oVirt Team: --- RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: --- Target Upstream Version:

Description R P Herrold 2003-02-19 06:30:53 UTC
man page vs packaging discrepancies

location of vsftpd.conf is different than the documentation

[root@ftp init.d]# grep vs  vsftpd  | grep conf
# config: /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
                sites=(`ls /etc/vsftpd/*.conf`)
[root@ftp init.d]#

 ------------ yet -----------

man vsftpd offers:

OPTIONS
     An optional [configuration file] may be given on the command line.  The
     default configuration file is /etc/vsftpd.conf.
----------------------------

man vsftpd.conf states:

      behaviour. By default, vsftpd looks  for  this  file  at  the  location
       /etc/vsftpd.conf.   However, you may override this by specifying a comâ

---------------------------

[root@ftp etc]# pwd
/etc
[root@ftp etc]# ls -al vsftpd*
-rw-------    1 root     root          125 Feb 19 00:48 vsftpd.ftpusers
-rw-------    1 root     root          361 Feb 19 00:48 vsftpd.user_list

vsftpd:
total 13
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         1024 Feb 19 01:05 .
drwxr-xr-x   45 root     root         4096 Feb 19 00:48 ..
-rw-------    1 root     root         3847 Feb 19 01:05 vsftpd.conf
-rw-------    1 root     root         3837 Feb 19 01:05 vsftpd.conf~

==================================================

so the man doco is wrong, as to Red Hat's packaging of the product.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-08-08 04:39:00 UTC
Fixed in 1.2.0-3 and later.