[nSLUG] Cannot ftp from linux box

Jamie Fifield jamie at fifield.ca
Thu Mar 6 00:07:02 AST 2003


Sounds like you need to use a passive (PASV) session.

On Wed, Mar 05, 2003 at 11:44:30PM -0400, Vikram wrote:
> Hello all
> 
> I am facing a situation wherein I am not able to upload any files to my
> office computer from my home linux box using ftp.  The gFTP connects the
> office machine happily but does not want to upload any files but does not
> give any error messages either.  FTP uploads go fine from a internal windows
> box though (The linux box I am talking about is a router). I am running Red
> Hat 8.  Is this because of firewall?  But then how is it allowing an
> internal machine to upload files.
> 
> Any thoughts?
> 
> Vikram
> 
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