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Old 12-03-2009, 05:23 PM   #1
slvfx
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trouble with ftp


Running ubuntu 9.10 server
lamp
proftpd ftp server
seamonkey2

New to all this. I installed the above. When I try to publish in seamonkey I get the server is not available. I can go in and put code directly into the /var/www/sitename file.html and it will work but I can't seem to get ftp to work. Any help would be appreciated.

thank you
 
Old 12-03-2009, 06:03 PM   #2
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When you open a terminal and type: ftp localhost
What result do you get?

If you connect to the ftp, then you should probably take a look at your ftpusers file and your iptables configuration to make sure neither of those applications are blocking you.
 
Old 12-04-2009, 07:46 AM   #3
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it works

local host gets me to the it works server page
 
  


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