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Old 07-22-2002
Ftp Problems

I ahev 4 Unix servers, if i FTP into any one of the from another, and try to ( cd /user) i get a message stating that no such directory....id i cd into anyother directory like /bin it works...

So why only for the /user it is not working on FTP ??

What is more annoying is that if i telnet or rlogin and type cd /user it works with both telnet and rlogin , but with FTP it doesnt work Smilie Smilie Smilie Smilie


Thanks everybody.
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Old 07-23-2002
The only thing I can think of is from a specific ftpd - wu-ftpd allows setting up the configuration so that if a user's home directory is /export/home/user, then while an ftp session is running, that is / to that process. It can't see or get to anything above /export/home/user.

I'm sure other ftp daemons could do the same if configured.

What is the OS and version? What ftpd are you running on the different servers?
 

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