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!

Service Status FTP Port Change

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by key2way, Jun 25, 2004.

  1. key2way

    key2way Registered

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2004
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Ok I changed my FTP port number in ProFTPD.conf.

    How can I change the "Service Status" port for ftpd?

    ProFTPD is running and I can log in but the "Service Status" page is showing:
    "ftpd failed [RED LIGHT]"

    Any help would be great.


    John
     
  2. mickalo

    mickalo Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2002
    Messages:
    778
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    318
    Location:
    N.W. Iowa
    I think you need to edit the /etc/chkserv.d/proftpd file and change the port the chkservd monitors. then restart chkservd

    Mickalo
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  3. key2way

    key2way Registered

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2004
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Re: Re: Service Status FTP Port Change

    Thanks Mickalo!

    That did it.
    I did make the change to /etc/chkserv.d/proftpd but forgot to restart it, Daaa!
    That was a hour lost over forgetting something that simple.

    Just incase someone else has the same problem, don't forget to:
    /etc/init.d/chkservd restart
    after you make the change. LOL

    Thanks again
    John
     
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