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Old 07-28-2009
problem with ftp

hi,
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 same.in 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
Hi,

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.

Regards
Ramkumar

---------- Post updated at 05:17 PM ---------- Previous update was at 05:17 PM ----------

Hi,

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.

Regards
Ramkumar
# 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 :192.168.0.200 and server-2: 192.168.0.250"

when I give
Code:
ftp 192.168.0.200 on server2

it is working properly. but
Code:
ftp 192.168.0.250 on server1 i.e from 192.168.0.200

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

One more thing I want to know that why the talk command working in 192.168.0.200 but not in 192.168.0.250. when I use talk in 192.168.0.250 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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