- Plesk for Linux
In Plesk it is possible to create additional FTP users for a domain.
However, SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) access is supported only for the main FTP users on the webspace. When trying to connect under a sub-user, the following error may appear:
unexpected end of file
Since there is no way to enable chrooted access for additional FTP users, SFTP is not available for these accounts.
Feature request to make an access to the server over SSH for additional ftp users was created.
FTP over SSL (FTPS) can be enabled in order to use secure connection to transfer data. This feature was implemented for both Linux and Windows systems since Plesk 11.5.
To workaround this, modify the
file manually: change the shell for required user to:
For Redhat-based systems:
For Debian-based systems:
Warning: Such configuration was not officially tested, therefore any issues related to such configuration will not be supported.