Opened 17 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#1823 closed Feature request (outdated)

FileZilla Server - Directory Aliases

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Server
Keywords: alias Cc: kingthorin
Component version: Operating system type:
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Description

I would like to have the ability to create aliases for directories. For example, the C:\FTPROOT\TEMP directory is displayed to the end user as "Upload" (as opposed to "TEMP") when they do a directory listing.

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 17 years ago by kingthorin

Create a shortcut for c:\FTPROOT\TEMP and call it Upload
and give the user access to it.

Thorin

comment:2 Changed 17 years ago by anonymous

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Create a shortcut for c:\FTPROOT\TEMP and call it Upload
and give the user access to it.

As far as I can tell, you can only give users access to directories, not individual files (such as 'temp.lnk').

A shortcut in the home directory doesn't work as an alias to a different directory.

comment:3 Changed 16 years ago by anonymous

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this is exactly what i was looking for. this seems to be such a obvious and often used feature that i really wonder why this was not included. (I hope the server is still under development)
btw. the mentioned "work-arounds" did not work for me.

comment:4 Changed 16 years ago by anonymous

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this is exactly what i was looking for. this seems to be such
a obvious and often used feature that i really wonder why

this

was not included. (I hope the server is still under

development)

btw. the mentioned "work-arounds" did not work for me.

It never worked for me either. Maybe we should direct this
request to one of FileZilla's forums
(http://filezilla.sourceforge.net/forum/)...

comment:5 Changed 12 years ago by Alexander Schuch

Component: OtherFileZilla Server
Keywords: alias added

comment:6 Changed 3 years ago by Kurt McKee

Triage suggestion

The user could manually create NTFS symbolic links to act as aliases using the mklink command. Anyway there has been no movement on this ticket in 13 years.

I suggest closing this ticket.

Last edited 3 years ago by Kurt McKee (previous) (diff)

comment:7 Changed 3 years ago by Kurt McKee

Resolution: outdated
Status: newclosed
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