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DHCP and TFTP servers

By jbayer - Last updated: Tuesday, March 22, 2011

TFTP servers are used to provide configuration files for local systems.  An easy way to tell systems the address of the tftp server is to use DHCP option 66. DHCP can provide quite a lot of information when it provisions an address.  For a complete listing, go to this link, however all we are concerned […]


Creating new user for Vsftpd

By jbayer - Last updated: Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Vsftp is probably the most secure and fastest FTP server for UNIX-like systems. I won’t go into extolling it’s virtues, that is done on many other pages. One in particular is: One of the things that is confusing is creating a new user. I’ve listed step by step instructions below to help: To create […]