Article ID: 127677, created on Dec 3, 2015, last review on Dec 3, 2015


How to change FTP connection timeouts?


Configure timeouts in the main ProFTPd configuration file /etc/proftpd.conf:

# vi /etc/proftpd.conf

TimeoutNoTransfer               900
TimeoutStalled                     600
TimeoutIdle                         1200

A detailed description of these directives and many others can be found here.

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