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Old 07-10-2003, 01:18 PM   #1
eduac
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ftp command failure


people,

i try to use the (dir,ls) ftp command, but appears the follow error:


ftp> ls
500 Illegal PORT Command
ftp: bind: Address already in use
ftp> dir
500 Illegal PORT Command


what s the problem?
 
Old 07-10-2003, 01:52 PM   #2
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hrmm, maybe your surfing in passive mode and maybe its not allowed on that site...
 
Old 07-10-2003, 02:00 PM   #3
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some ISP or "location" (as example university) firewall prevent you from using active mode. Try to set your ftp client to use passive mode instead.
 
Old 07-10-2003, 02:02 PM   #4
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well here is two opposites of responses, so how bout this, do the opposite of what your doing...
if your using passive change to active
if your using active change to passive.
and see if that works..
 
  


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