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I installed vsftpd on our Ubuntu machine on (Linode VPS) and followed the steps from this documentation. http://www.noob2geek.com/linux/setup-vsftpd-debian-ubuntu/

So, everything works correcly if I try to login via @root, but I cannot connect via stfp outside from server using this command.

ssh myuser@

This is the terminal output: http://codepad.org/o9HaVstA

What's the problem?

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  1. Connected as @root
  2. run "nano /etc/passwd"
  3. Changing user's "/bin/false"to "/bin/bash" then fixed.
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