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Part I Network Services Topics

1.  Network Service (Overview)

2.  Managing Web Cache Servers

3.  Time-Related Services

Part II Accessing Network File Systems Topics

4.  Managing Network File Systems (Overview)

5.  Network File System Administration (Tasks)

6.  Accessing Network File Systems (Reference)

Part III SLP Topics

7.  SLP (Overview)

8.  Planning and Enabling SLP (Tasks)

9.  Administering SLP (Tasks)

10.  Incorporating Legacy Services

11.  SLP (Reference)

Part IV Mail Services Topics

12.  Mail Services (Overview)

13.  Mail Services (Tasks)

14.  Mail Services (Reference)

Part V Serial Networking Topics

15.  Solaris PPP 4.0 (Overview)

16.  Planning for the PPP Link (Tasks)

17.  Setting Up a Dial-up PPP Link (Tasks)

18.  Setting Up a Leased-Line PPP Link (Tasks)

19.  Setting Up PPP Authentication (Tasks)

20.  Setting Up a PPPoE Tunnel (Tasks)

21.  Fixing Common PPP Problems (Tasks)

22.  Solaris PPP 4.0 (Reference)

23.  Migrating From Asynchronous Solaris PPP to Solaris PPP 4.0 (Tasks)

24.  UUCP (Overview)

25.  Administering UUCP (Tasks)

26.  UUCP (Reference)

Part VI Working With Remote Systems Topics

27.  Working With Remote Systems (Overview)

What Is the FTP Server?

What Is a Remote System?

Changes to the FTP Service for the Solaris 10 Release

What's New for the Solaris 9 FTP Server?

28.  Administering the FTP Server (Tasks)

29.  Accessing Remote Systems (Tasks)

Part VII Monitoring Network Services Topics

30.  Monitoring Network Performance (Tasks)



What's New for the Solaris 9 FTP Server?

Significant changes were made to the FTP Server in the Solaris 9 release, so this section has been retained for the Solaris 10 release. The FTP Server is compatible with Solaris 8 FTP software, yet offers new capability with improved performance for Solaris 9 users.

Table 27-1 What's New for the Solaris 9 FTP Server

For Information
User classification by type and location
Permits you to define a class of users, based on type and address
Limits per class
Controls the number of users from a certain class who are allowed simultaneous login, based on limits that are set in the ftpaccess file
System-wide and directory-related messages
Displays the messages that you specify for particular events
Upload permissions per directory
Allows you to control uploads to the FTP Server, including file and directory creation and permissions
File name filter
Enables you to specify which characters, in what sequence, are acceptable in the name of an uploaded file
Virtual host support
Permits you to configure the FTP server to support multiple domains on a single machine
Command logging
Allows logging of commands that are executed by real, guest, and anonymous FTP users
Transfer logging
Allows logging of transfers for real, guest, and anonymous FTP users
As-needed compression and archiving
Allows as-needed compression and archiving by using conversions that are specified in the ftpconversions file

The following list shows the Solaris 8 features that are not supported in later releases.