How to Set up an FTP Server in Ubuntu Linux

Login to your Linux shell menu as root


[root@locahost]# apt-get install vsftpd
[root@locahost]# vim /etc/vsftpd.conf

At VIM, 1st comment out anonymous_enable by adding a # sign at the beginning of the line
# anonymous_enable=YES
2nd remove comment at local enable by removing the # sign
local_enable=YES


[root@locahost]# /etc/init.d/vsftpd restart