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v1nc3nt 05-23-2006 09:34 AM

FTP with root
I set up ftp using wu-ftp but am unable to ftp as root. I can get in using any other username, but not with root.

Please help

towy71 05-23-2006 10:06 AM

The reason you can't ftp as root is because it is very insecure to do so, I can't think of any reason you would want to open your computer, via an ftp port, to the world giving them root access to the entire system. Don't do it!

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