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Upgrades Messed My FTP

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  1. deanstev

    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    Hi, last week sometime, my server did an automatic upgrade and completely knocked out FTP - all I get is failed service, contact sysadmin - i've tried the /scripts/fixftp etc, but to no avail..

    Looking in my log files, I see

    ftp:
    Directory ~ftp/ is not accessible.

    any ideas?


    Cheers,
    Dean
     
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    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    WHM 9.9.0 cPanel 9.9.0-R81
    RedHat 9 i686 - WHM X v3.1.0

    It's the PureFTPd that doesn't work anymore :(

    Any Help Appreciated

    It says contact Sysadmin... I am he... lol
    Regards,
    Dean
     
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    tanfwc Well-Known Member

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    Maybe you like to upgrade to 9.9.1-RELEASE_49 and see whether it helps.
     
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    I think I had this problem with redhat. I just switched to ProFTPd and it worked fine.
     
  6. deanstev

    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I've had to also do this, but it it now so much slower - I prefer the other one :(
     
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    If you're having speed problems with proftpd, add the following directives at the top of /etc/proftpd.conf:
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    AuthPAM                         off
    UseReverseDNS                   off
    IdentLookups			off
    
    Then restart proftpd with:

    /etc/init.d/proftpd stop
    /etc/init.d/proftpd start
     
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    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, I'll have a look this evening - has anyone got a solution to my original problem?

    Regards,
    Dean
     
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    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    Anyone got a solution yet, as I would really like to use PureFTPd - I sooooo prefer it.. I'm using RedHat 9

    Ta

    Dean S
     
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    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    It's been a few months now - any fix yet???

    Regards,
    Dean S
     
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    Have you tried switching to PureFTPd recently? We were using pro and switched back to pure after the last 9.9.9-R14 update. Don't seem to be having any particular problems so far.
     
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    deanstev Well-Known Member

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    Yes I just tried again - I also updated my cPanel + WHM to : WHM 9.9.9 cPanel 9.9.9-R70
    RedHat 9 i686 - WHM X v3.1.0 ... i'm now updating my apache to see if that makes a difference... I hope it does :(
     
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