Redhat, CentOS, and Fedora


First, add the scaleft package repository:

Add the Advanced Server Access yum repository

curl -C - | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/ scaleft.repo

Trust the repository signing key

sudo rpm --import

Then, install the scaleft-server-tools package:

sudo yum installscaleft-server-tools

[ec2-user@ip-172-31-29-165 ~]$ curl -C - | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/scaleft.repo % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed 100 158 100 158 0 0 537 0 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:-- 537 #ScaleFT [scaleft] name=ScaleFT baseurl= gpgcheck=1 repo_gpgcheck=1 gpgkey= enabled=1 [ec2-user@ip-172-31-29-165 ~]$ sudo rpm --import [ec2-user@ip-172-31-29-165 ~]$ sudo yum install -y scaleft-server-tools Loaded plugins: amazon-id, rhui-lb, search-disabled-repos Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package scaleft-server-tools.x86_64 0:1.33.2-1 will be installed --> Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ======================================================================================= Package Arch Version Repository Size ======================================================================================= Installing: scaleft-server-tools x86_64 1.33.2-1 scaleft 6.2 M Transaction Summary ======================================================================================= Install 1 Package Total download size: 6.2 M Installed size: 23 M Downloading packages: scaleft-server-tools-1.33.2-1.x86_64.rpm | 6.2 MB 00:00:00 Running transaction check Running transaction test Transaction test succeeded Running transaction Installing : scaleft-server-tools-1.33.2-1.x86_641/1 Created symlink from /etc/systemd/system/ to /etc/systemd/system/sftd.service. Verifying : scaleft-server-tools-1.33.2-1.x86_64 1/1 Installed: scaleft-server-tools.x86_64 0:1.33.2-1 Complete! [ec2-user@ip-172-31-29-165 ~]$

The sftd daemon should start automatically. Check /var/log/sftd/sftd-sftd-2018-04-03T08_26_27+02_00.log to verify that the daemon is running.

For usage information and advanced options, see the section on sftd.