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Installation guide for Linux edition

Posted: Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:50 pm
by FTP
* Installation
Wing FTP Server Linux edition ships in a gzipped tar archive. You can extract it with the following command line:
tar xzvf wftpserver-linux-64bit.tar.gz

That will extract the files from the package into a directory named "wftpserver". Change your current working directory to this directory via command:
cd wftpserver

Then launch the setup script via command:
sudo ./

When installation is completed, you can launch web browser and open "http://YourServerIP:5466" for the web administration. Here, 5466 is the default web admin port, you can change it during the installation.

* Quickstart Guide
Please check the help manual here:

* How to upgrade?

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 cd "Parent folder of WingFTP's folder"
 tar xzvf wftpserver-linux-64bit.tar.gz
 sudo /etc/init.d/wftpserver restart

* How to start WingFTP service?
Go to WingFTP's installation folder and execute: sudo ./wftpserver

Or you can start WingFTP service via command: sudo /etc/init.d/wftpserver start

* How to stop WingFTP service?
You can stop WingFTP service via command: sudo /etc/init.d/wftpserver stop

Or execute the command "shutdown" in the administration console:

* Uninstallation
Stop the WingFTP service first, then remove the installation directory of Wing FTP Server.