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Step 4: Restart the Super Daemon

Now we restart the inetd super daemon.

/etc/rc.d/rc.inetd restart

Step 5: Test the FTP server

Finally to test the ftp server we simply open another terminal window as one of the listed users and run the following commands. it is also a good idea to repeat this test for a non listed user to ensure our settings are working as expected

$ ftp
ftp> open
Connected to

Thats it, happy ftp'ing

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Inukaze's Gravatar
Monday, February 20, 2017 at 12:00:37 AM EST

When i follow this guide, and try to test ftp with FileZilla, appears the follow error : 500 OOPS: could not bind listening IPv4 socket

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