How to change the port for pure-ftpd in directadmin

Update: Jan 2018

new pure-ftpd new installs now have a config file at:


Changes can be added there.

By default pure-ftpd binds to port .
You can specify a different port by editing:


There should be 2 OPTIONS= lines.
Add a 3rd line that looks like this:

OPTIONS=”${OPTIONS} –bind 990

and then restart pure-ftpd.

If you’re running a systemd OS (CentOS 7+, Debian 8+), then instead of the init.d script, you’d edit:


and add the OPTIONS line, just like above.

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