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I have installed TFTP Server on CentOS 5.1 but I'm having a problem getting it to work. It keeps timing out.
xinetd tftp tftp-server
chkconfig on xinetd
chkconfig on tftp
service xinetd restart
Stopping xinetd: [ OK ]
Starting xinetd: [ OK ]
[root@ ~ tftpboot]# less /etc/xinetd.d/tftp
# default: off
# description: The tftp server serves files using the trivial file transfer \
# protocol. The tftp protocol is often used to boot diskless \
# workstations, download configuration files to network-aware printers, \
# and to start the installation process for some operating systems.
disable = no
socket_type = dgram
protocol = udp
wait = yes
user = root
server = /usr/sbin/in.tftpd
server_args = -s /tftpboot -u root -c
per_source = 11
cps = 100 2
flags = IPv4
ACCEPT tcp -- 0-224-93-208.~ .net/22 anywhere tcp state NEW
ACCEPT udp -- 0-224-93-208. ~ .net/22 anywhere udp dpt:tftp state NEW
Source server and Destination server are both on the same subnet (from iptables listing)!
[root@ ~ Desktop]# tftp -v 184.108.40.206 -c put test.txt
Connected to 220.127.116.11 (18.104.22.168), port 69
putting test.txt to 22.214.171.124:test.txt [netascii]
Transfer timed out.
After the source server says timed out. I checked the destination server (/tftpboot) and I have *part* of the file, but with no data in the file. Could someone assist me on how to fix this? Thank you.