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Old 9th February 2011, 01:29
gummiv gummiv is offline
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Hey there,

Im having the exact same problem as Breezer here.

I have created an ftp user under a client and that user is marked as active. When I try to connect via filezilla, I get the same error messages as posted earlier in this thread. I can however connect as root, even though root is present in ftpusers under /etc

Here is what pops up in the auth.log:

sshd[18060]: Invalid user **** from
sshd[18060]: Failed none for invalid user **** from port 53982 ssh2
sshd[18060]: pam_unix(sshd:auth): check pass; user unknown
sshd[18060]: pam_unix(sshd:auth): authentication failure; logname= uid=0 euid=0 tty=ssh ruser= rhost=

So obviously the ftp does not recognize the user I created in ISPConfig, so the question is why not?
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