The proftpd(8) daemon reads its configuration file, typically stored in one of the following locations:
- or passed to proftpd with the -c command-line option.
The proftpd.conf configuration file contains directives , one per line. Lines starting with # and empty lines are comments and are ignored. Directives are case-insensitive, whereas values are case-sensitive. Values may be enclosed in double-quotes (") if they contain spaces.
The possible directives and their descriptions are described online at http://www.proftpd.org/docs/directives/linked/by-name.html
ProFTPD is written and maintained by a number of people, full credits can be found on http://www.proftpd.org/credits.html