vsftpd fails during uploading a file to /dev/null

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  • vsftpd fails during uploading a file using put commnad with a target name /dev/null.
    server closes the session with an output '500 OOPS: ftruncate'.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • vsftpd-2.2.2

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