LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-26-2008, 12:19 AM   #1
christopher_c
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2007
Posts: 61

Rep: Reputation: 15
connecting to ProFTP server


hey guys, I just installed my ftp server by following the steps located here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=79588

Only thing is, i have no idea how to connect to it! Ive searched these forums and still have no clue after reading many threads and man pages.
 
Old 08-26-2008, 02:47 AM   #2
bathory
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jun 2004
Location: Piraeus
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 11,520

Rep: Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502Reputation: 1502
According to the howto you've followed the server is listening on port 1980. So if you want to connect to that server, make sure it's running and use:
Code:
ftp xx.xx.xx.xx 1980
Regards
 
Old 08-26-2008, 07:03 AM   #3
jay73
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Nov 2006
Location: Belgium
Distribution: Ubuntu 11.04, Debian testing
Posts: 5,019

Rep: Reputation: 130Reputation: 130
Connect to it? From where? From another computer? In the latter case, use Places > Connect to server - FTP(with login).
 
Old 08-26-2008, 02:42 PM   #4
christopher_c
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2007
Posts: 61

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by bathory View Post
According to the howto you've followed the server is listening on port 1980. So if you want to connect to that server, make sure it's running and use:
Code:
ftp xx.xx.xx.xx 1980
Regards
Thanks bathory, this was exactly what i needed.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
proftp server behind firewall (no route to host) carlp Linux - Software 3 08-18-2005 11:21 AM
Help with ProFtp server soulwatcher1974 Linux - Software 3 03-16-2005 07:52 AM
how to establish ftp server with proftp to allow anonymous user login icoming Linux - Networking 3 10-12-2004 11:38 AM
apache/proftp test server technochef Linux - Software 0 10-05-2004 11:06 PM
monitoring proftp server adrianmak Linux - Networking 4 01-04-2003 10:46 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:34 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration