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Old 07-28-2009
problem with ftp

I have two linux systems -server1, server2. From server1 to server2, I'm able transfer data using ftp, but server2 to server1 I'm unable to do the this situation I'm getting an error message: port 543 error: connection refused.
Even Talk command also working in server2 but not in server1.
please help in this.

Thank you.
# 2  
Old 07-28-2009

Please check if your ftp service is enabled in inetd. Pre-solaris10 the /etc/inetd.conf file was used for the enabling/disabling of services like rsh, rlogin, ftp, telnet etc..

Need to use the svcadm in solaris10.


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Please check if your ftp service is enabled in inetd. Pre-solaris10 the /etc/inetd.conf file was used for the enabling/disabling of services like rsh, rlogin, ftp, telnet etc..

Need to use the svcadm in solaris10.

# 3  
Old 07-29-2009
Thank u Ram,
I checked all the .conf related to ftp and talk, I found the same files in two systems, eventhough one is connecting and the other.
My systems having Fedora 8 with ip addresses:
" server-1 : and server-2:"

when I give
ftp on server2

it is working properly. but
ftp on server1 i.e from

it is giving the message: port 543:connection refused.

One more thing I want to know that why the talk command working in but not in when I use talk in system, it is giving the message :" the user not logged on " even the user is logged on.

please help me.
Thanks & regards.

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