[lug] Is anon ftp upload really bad?

Riggs, Rob RRiggs at doubleclick.net
Wed Apr 24 10:59:38 MDT 2002

As long as the anonymously uploaded files are not readable and visible to
anonymous users, it is OK. Otherwise, the Warez community will soon be using
the server to distribute their goods.

-----Original Message-----
From: Peter Hutnick [mailto:peter-lists at hutnick.com]
Sent: Wednesday, April 24, 2002 4:56 AM
To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us; John Hernandez
Subject: Re: [lug] Is anon ftp upload really bad?

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On Wednesday 24 April 2002 10:42 am, John Hernandez wrote:

> But the real reason for my reply is to urge you to seek an alternative
> to the anonymous ftp upload situation you have in place.  It's
> generally accepted to be a bad thing.

Can you give any rational reason for this?

I ran a server like this for well over a year with no ill effects.

- -Peter

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