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Re: [suse-security] FTP-Installation SuSE 7.2
  • From: Roman Drahtmueller <draht@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2001 10:54:54 +0200 (MEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0107101050260.10581-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Hi folks,
> maybe it is a little bit out of topic but I don't know where to write this.


> I download the bootdisc and the module discs. after I made the discs I want
> to upgrade my 7.1 to 7.2 via ftp. I have a dsl-router with a firewall
> installed (iptables with masquerading). As I want to connect to the
> ftp-server of suse I get the message, that the server cannot connect to the
> ftp server. I tried to connect to other ftp servers, but I got the same
> message.

I suggest that you look at the logs of your packet filter. It should be
able to tell you more than you told us here.
yast + yast2 use PASV mode ftp. Usually, there is no problem with that.
Check default route and setups.

> It would be nice, if somebody can help me.
> MfG.

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