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Re: [SLE] vsftpd can't login
  • From: steve <fsanta@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2002 08:51:52 +0200
  • Message-id: <200210030851.52080.fsanta@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 02 October 2002 23:21, Christopher Mahmood wrote:
> * steve (fsanta@xxxxxxxxxx) [021002 12:22]:
> > 227 Entering Passive Mode (192,168,1,2,35,134)
> > Cannot create a data connection: No route to host
>
> That's a message from the client. If it's really doing passive mode
> it's trying to connect to the high port that the server told it to
> for the data connection. For some reason it can't...either it's not
> doing passive and trying to open a port for the server to connect
> back to or you've got some kind of general networking/firewall
> problem. I'd try another client such as the one from lukemftp.

So vsftpd is working OK no? My SuSEfirewall2 blocks highports. I have opened
port 20 and 21 on SuSEfirewall2. Do I need to open up more ports? lukemftp
says it's installed but won't run. Is there a graphical alternative to gftp
or can I fix gftp in some way? Thanks, Steve. SuSE 8.0


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