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Old 12-18-2005, 09:23 AM   #1
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need help to run proftp

Hi all

I am new user in Proftp. I have installed proftp with
suse 9. First it seem to be clear and i can run the
proFtp server. But i don't know some thing wrong with
my configuration. I tried to follow instruction from
user guide. Now my proble is :

root@husni:/# proftpd status - fatal: Socket operation on
non-socket - (Running from command line? Use
`ServerType standalone' in config file!)
I tried to look at many forums and mr Google, but i
still cannot solve this problem.

I hope some one can help me to solve this problem

================My Configuration
ServerName "ProFTPD Default
ServerType inetd
DefaultServer on
Port 21
Umask 022
MaxInstances 30
User nobody
Group nogroup
SystemLog /var/log/proftpd.log
TransferLog /var/log/xferlog

<Directory /*>
AllowOverwrite on

<Anonymous ~ftp>
RequireValidShell off
User ftp
Group ftp
UserAlias anonymous ftp
MaxClients 50
DisplayLogin welcome.msg
DisplayFirstChdir .message
<Limit WRITE>
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