Subject: Re: FTP-Server
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Carsten Friede <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/06/2002 20:40:38
Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 03, 2002 at 11:24:28PM +0100, Carsten Friede wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've tried to put up a ftp server on my NetBSD-Box. The server is running from
> > inetd within. Connecting from the ftp server itself works, but if try to connect
> > from remote, it fails with a timeout.
> > I've added the following line to /etc/inetd.conf:
> > ftp stream tcp nowait root /usr/pkg/libexec/vsftp vsftpd
> > A portscan also show port 21 as open. So, I'm confused about this thing.
> > Does somebody know where's the problem?
> Maybe use tcpdump and/or ngrep to see what's happening on the wire.
> Also maybe you have a DNS problem ? Try running inetd without -l
I found out that there was something wrong with the default route of my client
computer. I had it connected to another network and the therefore necessary
entry was still in the configuration file.
Okay, thanks a lot for your help.
Department of Computer Science
Dresden University of Technology