Please whitelist cPanel in your adblocker so that you’re able to see our version release promotions, thanks!

The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!

FTP issue while trying to upload 100's of file !!!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by furquan, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. furquan

    furquan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 27, 2002
    Messages:
    461
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    168
    Hello All,

    I have a client who is trying to upload images and they are more than 500 files and not very big in size either.

    But every time he tries to upload, after a few seconds the transfer stops in abruptly and he has to wait for for a few minutes before he can resume again.

    Or at times he also gets this error "421 Too many connections from this ip"

    Can any one shed some light on this ? or any assistance will be highly appreciated.

    Thank you
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  2. texo

    texo Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 28, 2007
    Messages:
    144
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    168
    Click on "FTP Server Configuration" in WHM and look for the setting "Maximum Connections Per IP Address"

    Your client should also be able to limit the number of connections his FTP software is making.
     
  3. Infopro

    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2003
    Messages:
    16,309
    Likes Received:
    393
    Trophy Points:
    583
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Twitter:
    A much quicker way to upload a directory of images (for example) would be to compress the directory and use the cPanel File Manager to extract them once uploaded to server.

    "Too Many Connections..." is what it is. Why would you want someone to open hundreds of connections to your server?
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
Loading...

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice