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ftpd stands for File Transfer Protocol Daemon. It is a daemon server program for the FTP protocol.

FTPd Software

A number of FTP servers for Linux exist. They include:

  • vsftpd, the Very Secure FTP daemon
  • wu-ftpd, the Washington University FTP daemon
  • ProFTPd, a newer daemon
  • AnomicFTPD - a small, fast, free/GPL, "full" (RFC959 compliant) terminal-based ftpd server in Java with own user account management.


See also