LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
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 09-24-2011, 11:29 PM   #1
greenpool
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2010
Posts: 41

Rep: Reputation: 0
lftp: Delaying before reconnect


Hi,

I'm just trying to play around with FTP synchronization and the notes i'm reading says use lftp.

here's what i'm getting:

Code:
test2@ubuntu:~/Documents/temp2$ lftp hanz@192.168.137.146 
Password: 
lftp hanz@192.168.137.146:~> ls
[Delaying before reconnect: 57]
i turned debugging on and got:

Code:
lftp hanz@192.168.137.146:~> ls
---- Connecting to 192.168.137.146 (192.168.137.146) port 21
**** Socket error (Connection refused) - reconnecting
---- Closing control socket

Can somebody please tell me how to go about fixing it? i'm not sure why i'm getting the socket error. i have entered the correct password.


thanks!
 
Old 09-25-2011, 02:22 AM   #2
greenpool
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2010
Posts: 41

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Let me revise my question, i don't believe i've come to complete grasp with how lftp works.

can somebody give me a beginners guide on how i can set up ftp server locally and use lftp?

i'd really appreciate any advice.

thanks

Last edited by greenpool; 09-26-2011 at 04:20 AM. Reason: revised question
 
  


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
lftp mikeshn Linux - Software 11 07-20-2011 01:44 PM
lftp delaying before reconnect mariusek Linux - Newbie 4 06-18-2007 06:31 AM
delaying initialization... srinivas_mn Linux - Networking 3 12-04-2005 03:36 AM
lftp HELP knappster Linux - Software 2 08-03-2004 11:34 AM
about lftp oskernel Linux - Software 1 10-29-2003 03:14 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:53 PM.

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