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Can't use pure-ftp

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dhuerta, Sep 1, 2008.

  1. dhuerta

    dhuerta Member

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    I have a few vps's all with cpanel but on the last ones that i have install i have got the problem that i can't start pure ftp, i have try switching, forcing install, tryed all the solucion for similar problems on this forum (eaven solutions from 2006).
    I 'v check the log but looks normal

    what i get is this:


    (restarting)

    Waiting for ftpserver to restart.... . . . . . . . . . . finished.

    ftpserver status

    root 8045 0.0 0.0 3404 880 ? S Aug28 0:00 /usr/sbin/pure-authd -s /var/run/ftpd.sock -r /usr/sbin/pureauth


    ftpserver has failed, please contact the sysadmin.

    (Switching proftp to pureftp)
    Ftp Setup Script Version 6.1
    Fetching version information from http://httpupdate.cpanel.net/ftpinstall/version (STABLE)....Fetching http://httpupdate.cpanel.net/ftpinstall/version (0)....@69.90.250.34......connected......receiving...100%......Done
    Done
    This is the pure-ftpd 1.0.21 installer release number 4.tls for platform redhat 9
    Using RPM Backend: RPM version 4.2
    Building local rpm provides list...Done
    Building local rpm requires list...Done
    installed: db4-devel-4.0.14-20
    installed: pam-devel-0.75-62.10.legacy
    installed: openssl096-0.9.6-15
    installed: openssl096b-0.9.6b-3
    installed: openssl-0.9.7a-20.6.legacy
    installed: openssl-devel-0.9.7a-20.6.legacy
    installed: gcc-3.2.2-5
    installed: glibc-devel-2.3.2-27.9.7.4.legacy
    installed: compat-db-3.3.11-4
    installed: zlib-devel-1.1.4-8
    installed: rpm-build-4.2-0.69.9.swsoft
    Resetting pure-ftpd to cPanel Defaults and Installing the Latest Version
    Fetching http://diff.cpanel.net/ftpinstall/pure-ftpd/redhat/9/pure-ftpd-1.0.21-4.tls.i386.rpm (0)....@69.90.250.35......connected......receiving...7%...15%...23%...30%...38%...46%...54%...61%...69%...77%...85%...92%...100%......Done
    Preparing... ##################################################
    pure-ftpd ##################################################
    Generating a 1024 bit RSA private key
    .................++++++
    ................................++++++
    writing new private key to '/etc/ssl/private/pure-ftpd.pem'
    -----
    You are about to be asked to enter information that will be incorporated
    into your certificate request.
    What you are about to enter is what is called a Distinguished Name or a DN.
    There are quite a few fields but you can leave some blank
    For some fields there will be a default value,
    If you enter '.', the field will be left blank.
    -----
    Country Name (2 letter code) [GB]:State or Province Name (full name) [Berkshire]:Locality Name (eg, city) [Newbury]:Organization Name (eg, company) [My Company Ltd]:Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) []:Common Name (eg, your name or your server's hostname) []:Email Address []:
    Attempting to restart ftpserver

    Waiting for ftpserver to restart....
    .
    finished.
    ftpserver status

    root 15956 0.0 0.0 3404 880 ? S Aug28 0:00 /usr/sbin/pure-authd -s /var/run/ftpd.sock -r /usr/sbin/pureauth

    ftpserver has failed, please contact the sysadmin.
    `/usr/local/cpanel/etc/pureauth' -> `/usr/sbin/pureauth'
    `/usr/local/cpanel/etc/pureauth' -> `/usr/local/sbin/pureauth'

    Attempting to restart ftpserver

    Waiting for ftpserver to restart....
    .
    finished.

    ftpserver status

    root 16019 0.0 0.0 3404 880 ? S Aug28 0:00 /usr/sbin/pure-authd -s /var/run/ftpd.sock -r /usr/sbin/pureauth

    ftpserver has failed, please contact the sysadmin.
    Install Complete

    FTP Server Install Complete


    thank you very much for your help
     
  2. yolau

    yolau Active Member

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    Have you checked the logs to see if there is more information there?
     
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