proftpd Can't ftp files to server

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by jwjody, Feb 24, 2006.

  1. jwjody

    jwjody New Member

    I did a Debian Sarge installation and thought I followed the directions on the tutorial word for word.

    But I can't ftp files to my web server.

    I'm trying to connect as admin and I can connect and view files. The file will show up on the server in the ftp window but it says Critical Transfer error on the log report. And if I try and bring up the file in the webpage it says it can't be found.

    What info do I need to post to help diagnose?

  2. till

    till Super Moderator

    Please check your xferlog and syslog for errors.
  3. jwjody

    jwjody New Member

    The xferlog had 4 entries but didn't say error or anything.

    The syslog had a lot of entries but just connection made, connection closed. No errors that I saw.

  4. till

    till Super Moderator

    Which FTP program do you use? please try a program like wsftp (lite) and post the exact error message from your ftp client here.
  5. jwjody

    jwjody New Member

    I spent the weekend working on it and got it worked out.

    Thanks for the replies.

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