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replica88 01-27-2010 08:20 AM

Mounting FTP server as /backup
I want to be able to mount an ftp account to a local folder, I have set up a ftp server that is working fine, I have tested it with a few windows ftp clients and it works fine.

I am trying to use CurlFtpFS to mount it to /backup as I know it is supported but am running into an error I cant get around.

I have tested that my box can access the server using the ftp command, see below


root@Fileserver:/# ftp
Connected to
220 (vsFTPd 2.0.6)
Name ( ftpuser
331 Please specify the password.
230 Login successful.
Remote system type is UNIX.
Using binary mode to transfer files.
ftp> exit
221 Goodbye.

but when I try to use CurlFtpFS I get a Error connecting to ftp: Access denied: 530" error, see below


root@Fileserver:/# curlftpfs
Error connecting to ftp: Access denied: 530
root@Fileserver:/# curlftpfs ftpuser:ftpPa$$w0rd@ /backup
Error connecting to ftp: Access denied: 530

I have looked this up but not have found anything useful, can anyone help??

replica88 01-27-2010 08:22 AM

I have put this into the wrong section, now posted into server section

How do I delete the thread?

win32sux 01-27-2010 09:51 AM


Originally Posted by replica88 (Post 3842203)
How do I delete the thread?

You can't. Instead, you're supposed to use the Report button and ask for your thread to be moved. :)

This thread is now closed, as it's a dupe.

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