80.28. How to activate the FTP server

Enter into the Abilis control-program or open the configuration file with the Console configurator and type the following commands.

a res:ftp


s act res:ftp

Add the FTP resource.


If the resource already exists, set it active.

s p ftp act:yesEnable the FTP runtime functionalities.
 Repeat the following commands for each user that you want to enable to FTP.
a user:ftpuser pwd:ftpuser ftp:yesAdd the user ftpuser and enable it to FTP.
s user:ftpuser ftp-homedir:/test1/Create the ftpuser Home directory.
a ftp path:/test1/ phys-path:c:\usr\pub\test1\Create the association between the virtual and physical path of the ftpuser Home directory.
a ftp rights path:/test1/ user:ftpuser file:rwdn dir:lcdn recur:yes prot:plain,sslGive to ftpuser the access rights on its Home directory.
a ftp rights path:/usr/ user:ftpuser file:r-w-d-n dir:l-c-d-n recur:yes prot:plain,sslGive to ftpuser read-only rights on directory /usr/ and its subdirectories.
save confSave the configuration.

On a working Abilis, a system restart is required to make the FTP resource running.