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Old 10-25-2003, 01:18 PM   #1
Giallo998
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Question noob vsftp help needed


I am trying to set up wsftp so that I can access my files from work. I have wsftp installed, but how do I set it to be accessible from the net? The only way I have been able to see that it is working is by ftp localhost in the terminal. The "ftp localhost" works fine. I am in a temporary aptartment right now, and on a cable modem that is shared to a few apartments, and I don't know if or what firewall is being used. I am using DHCP so my ip is not fixed. How do I set up wsftpd to be accessable to the net? Thanks.
 
Old 10-25-2003, 01:35 PM   #2
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You'll have to have a word with who ever has control of the direct connection to the internet if they are willing to forward ftp requests to your computer.
 
  


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