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Well i fixed the problem ,while trying to work with vsftpd.
Actually the directory for the user i created (adduser ftpsharuser) had no directory inside it. i.e. /home/ftpsharuser had no directory in it.
Later i created a directory named shared ,,so it became /home/ftpsharuser/shared .
Then i chowned it to ftpsharuser (chown ftpsharuser:ftpsharuser /home/ftpsharuser/shared )
Then i commented user_config_dir=/home/blah , in /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf,, and also changed "xferlog_std_format=YES" to NO
Thereafter when i logged in via ftp,,,there was no error (like there was one previously,,,,500 error changing directory).
So its like permission problem