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securefx Change directory operation failed ??

Discussion in 'Other Web Apps usage' started by hardousse, May 26, 2019.

  1. hardousse

    hardousse Active Member

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    hi i want use sftp client securefx to access public path in my server but all time i get this message "Change directory operation failed with '/home/nginx'."

    whats the soltion i donet want use ftp.thank you
     
  2. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    Are you using server root user via sftp or using pure-ftpd virtual ftp user created when centmin mod creates nginx vhost via centmin.sh menu option 2, 22 or nv command?

    what is the full public path you're trying to access ?

    though full root user should be able access any path via sftp while pure-ftpd virtual ftp user is locked into /home/nginx/domains/yourdomain.com path

    if you try to create your own linux user, they're locked into /home/username so can't access /home/nginx/ by design too.