Re: Basic Services Setup

Subject: Re: Basic Services Setup
From: Nathan T Hjelm (
Date: Thu Oct 28 1999 - 15:48:28 MDT

you need to install the wu-ftp rpm before it will work

Nathan Hjelm
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On Thu, 28 Oct 1999, Patrick Larkin wrote:

> Hello:
> I installed YDL 1.1
> Apparently, the software installed and by default, set telnet and ftp
> disabled. I went into /etc/inetd.conf and uncommented the ftp and
> telnet lines. I restarted and am able to telnet just fine but FTP still
> doesnt work.
> Before I uncommented the FTP line, I got a Server Refused Connection
> message. Now, Fetch gives me:
> Error: The server dropped the connection. (Server may be too busy)
> >From a command line FTP, I get the message:
> 'Service not available, remote server has closed connection'
> I dont know what to do. Was editing the /etc/inetd/conf enough? I need
> FTP but I really dont need telnet. Help if you can.
> P.

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