Sep
08
2011
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Problem vsftp in red hat 5, 421 Service not available remote server has closed

Trying to install VSFTP on Red HAT 5. I got the following trying to connection via FTP:

230 Login successful.
421 Service not available, remote server has closed connection

The workaound without upgrade the package is adding into /etc/vsftd.conf the line
connect_from_port_20=YES

to then restart the service:
service vsftpd restart

Issue related on http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=3929

Written by doutdex in: Linux | Tags: ,