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Prob with Backup on remote FTP Server

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ezztro, Aug 8, 2004.

  1. ezztro

    ezztro Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    im using the backupfunktion with a remote ftp server. No problems, but in the last night o found this in one of the logfiles.

    Can't call method "login" on an undefined value at /scripts/cpbackup line 378.

    What can i do ?
    The Remote Loginname und PW is ok.

    WHM 9.4.0 cPanel 9.4.1-C135
    RedHat 9 i686 - WHM X v3.1.0

    Thank you
     
  2. sloop

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    I'm getting the same error. this is in my upcp cron email, at the end where it is doing FTP backups:

     
  3. picoyak

    picoyak Well-Known Member

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    Me too

    looks like an issue with the username or pass

    Line 378: $ftp->login("$ftpuser",$ftppass);
     
  4. picoyak

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    Did some testing, seems it's the pass that isn't getting passed into var $ftppass. I'll try to figure out why.
     
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    picoyak Well-Known Member

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    Ok, well, I futzed around with what seemed to be obvious, that there was a var not being passed. Now I know that wasn't the case.

    My problem was that I has limited the server I was backing up to for sftp only... and I totally forgot. So apparently when no ftp session could be aquired, cpbackup spat out the "Can't call method "login" on an undefined value at /scripts/cpbackup line 378" error. Dunno why precisely, but it did.

    All working as it should now.

    Note to self: prune your unnecessary download files before initiating backup! heh :p
     
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