Subject: Re: proftpd errors
To: None <>
From: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/23/2005 00:44:51
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On Wed, Jun 22, 2005 at 05:24:51PM -0400, Justin Newcomer wrote:
> Just a comment, when I install proftpd I have to add a line to my
> rc.local that says
> "mkdir /var/run/proftpd/"
> because proftpd is compiled in such a way that it puts its pid /
> scorefile / sock file in that directory, and netBSD deletes the entire
> /var/run folder at boot time
> if that folder is not there, you will get errors when your try to connect
> Jun 22 17:13:22 seele proftpd[2639]: notice: unable to listen to local
> socket: No such file or directory
> Jun 22 17:13:22 seele proftpd[2639]: seele - error opening scoreboard:
> No such file or directory
> not sure if this is a package issue?

please try proftpd-1.2.10nb2


-- Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@{NetBSD,Xtrmntr,silcnet}.org>   --

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