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Account transfer problems

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Wills88, Sep 30, 2008.

  1. Wills88

    Wills88 Registered

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    Greetings,

    I've been using WHM/Cpanel for years and have never had a problem doing account transfers from one server to another until now. I searched the forums first and found some useful help. I followed all of it but keep getting this message:

    Connecting to Remote Server Failed: Unable to connect to 123.45.67.89:1234: Bad file descriptor

    -I've checked to make sure I'm using the correct SSH port
    -I've disabled APF firewall
    -I've disabled Shell Fork bomb protection

    I'm at a loss. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated.

    ~Will
     
  2. lngtanseco

    lngtanseco Well-Known Member

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    Try firewall enabled but ensure corresponding ports are open. Ensure also that you can ssh manually to both servers (both ways).
     
  3. Wills88

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    Corresponding ports and ssh manually on both servers. No work :(

    I'm now manually uploading backup files.

    Thank you!
     
  4. docbreed

    docbreed Well-Known Member

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    More then likely the server your trying to SSH out is blocking the port you need to SSH to. I had same issue but was quickly resolved by opening that port up in the TCP_OUT on the server your SSHing from. FYI i use CSF.

    --DoC
     
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