Subject: Re: ftp passive mode
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Julian Assange <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/09/1999 14:49:51
Todd Vierling <> writes:

> On Tue, 6 Apr 1999, Ken Hornstein wrote:
> : I have to agree with Luke; returning a positive error code from PASV
> : is mega-bozo and I don't think it should be worked around.
> : 
> : But I don't think this happens _that_ often.
> Try downloading from  Or (though it's supposed
> to be fixed now).  Maybe we just connect to different sites.

oops. I run This is presumably because of ipfilter in
stateful mode on the machine not handling pasv inbound
ftp's. Darren, if you are there, is there anything I can do about