chroot users

Rus Foster rghf at
Thu Nov 13 13:50:44 PST 2003

On Thu, 13 Nov 2003, Shawn Guillemette wrote:

> I want to chroot users to there home directories so that I can allow them to use FTP and not worry about someone going lower then there home dir..

If you are using Proftpd add "DefaultRoot" or try changing their home
directory to


The extra dot should chroot them

w:  | Dedicated FreeBSD,Debian and RedHat Servers
e: rghf at        | Donations made to Debian, FreeBSD
t: +44 7919 373537	| and Slackware
t: 1-888-327-6330 	| email: sales at

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list