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ftpserver has failed, please contact the sysadmin

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by bouncer69, Feb 18, 2008.

  1. bouncer69

    bouncer69 Registered

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    Hi,

    I have problem with pure-ftpd please suggest

    [root@movie pure-ftpd-1.0.21]# service pure-ftpd status
    pure-ftpd is stopped
    [root@movie pure-ftpd-1.0.21]# service pure-ftpd start
    Starting pure-config.pl: Running: /usr/local/sbin/pure-ftpd -O clf:/var/log/xferlog --daemonize -A -c50 -B -C8 -D -E -fftp -H -I15 -lextauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock -L2000:8 -m4 -s -U133:022 -u100 -Oxferlog:/usr/local/apache/domlogs/ftpxferlog -k99 -Z -Y1
    /usr/local/sbin/pure-ftpd: invalid option -- O
    421 Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    [FAILED]
    Starting pure-authd:


    Some more log:

    Feb 19 00:21:13 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 00:21:13 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 00:30:52 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 00:30:52 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 01:28:13 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unable to start a standalone server: [Invalid argument]
    Feb 19 01:58:22 movie pure-ftpd: (?@localhost) [INFO] New connection from localhost
    Feb 19 01:58:22 movie pure-ftpd: (?@localhost) [INFO] Logout.
    Feb 19 02:06:44 movie pure-ftpd: (?@localhost) [INFO] New connection from localhost
    Feb 19 02:06:44 movie pure-ftpd: (?@localhost) [INFO] Logout.
    Feb 19 02:11:55 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:12:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@127.0.0.1) [INFO] New connection from 127.0.0.1
    Feb 19 02:12:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@127.0.0.1) [INFO] Logout.
    Feb 19 02:12:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:12:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:15:09 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:15:09 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:19:22 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:19:22 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:23:39 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:23:39 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:23:41 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:23:41 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:32:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:32:01 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:40:25 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:40:25 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:48:49 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
    Feb 19 02:48:49 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [ERROR] Unknown authentication method: extauth:/var/run/ftpd.sock
    Feb 19 02:51:59 movie pure-ftpd: (?@?) [WARNING] Unknown run-time option
     
    #1 bouncer69, Feb 18, 2008
    Last edited: Feb 18, 2008
  2. chirpy

    chirpy Well-Known Member

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    Have you tried resintalling the cPanel configured pure-ftpd?

    /scripts/ftpup --force
     
  3. sabarishks

    sabarishks Active Member

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    Try reinstalling Pure-ftpd using the following.......

    Try reinstalling Pure-ftpd using the following.......

    WHM << FTP Configuration

    Then switch to proftpd and then switch back to pureftpd.

    If any doubts, contact me at gmail or AIM.

    ks.sabarish@gmail.com
    sabarishks
     
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