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Old 27th March 2008, 03:16
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Default how to set iptables rules to allow FTP port 21, 20?

I followed this tutorial here http://articles.slicehost.com/2008/1...s-setup-page-1 to set up my iptables. However, I found I couldn't access FTP server anymore. I then came across this article http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/iptables-open-ftp-port-21/, but I am still unable to access FTP server after adding the rules from the second tutorial article.

I am wondering how to set the iptables to allow FTP connection.

I'm using CentOS 5.
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Old 27th March 2008, 14:51
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I have not read your links, but i am sure you can use connection tracking to get your connection to work

You need to allow connections to port 21, the load the module nf_conntrack_ftp the have a rule allowing established and related connections in.
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