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How to install FTP server in linux

Configuring vsftpdvsftpd is the package to install ftp server in linux. to install vsftpd:
using apk:   apk add vsftpdusing rpm: using apt ( ubuntu): sudo apt get install vsftpd   to configure ftp:
vi /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf

local_enable=YES 
any user defined in /etc/passwd will be able to login with their relevant passwords.
write_enable=YES  to emable  write access to the ftp server
anonymous_enable=YES allow anonymous FTP access

To restart FTP and load the new configuratrion: /etc/init.d/vsftpd restart
 Getting 500 OOPS child died Error? This error may appear if you are running vsftpd version 3.0.2. Add this following line to  /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf to fix this issue: seccomp_sandbox=NO