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ASCII vs Binary vs Auto?

I'm transferring files between servers and just started noticing that some of them are getting modified to be one long continuous line as opposed to having the returns and line-breaks they originally ...
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How to get list of banned IPs from Filezilla FTP Server for Windows?

Filezilla FTP server provides with a ban of ips after a certain amount of attempts. How I can get the IPs being banned.
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symbolic link and filezilla over sftp

I'm pretty new to debian, and I'm trying to set up a server. I created a user which can only access to his folder /home/username (and its subdirectory). Now I want to use that user for the webserver ...
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FTP Server for Windows Server 2008 - Filezilla or IIS?

I'm setting up a Windows Server 2008R2 cloud server on rackspace and ftp will be used by only a few users. Any thoughts on using Filezilla vs IIS 7.5?
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How to resolve FTP Error “Failed to retrieve directory listing” for Administrator account in IIS 7.5

Using my administrator account, I FTP connected to my IIS 7.5 FTP Site with FileZilla. I was able to successfully upload a file, but I keep getting a "Failed to retrieve directory listing" in ...
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EC2 FileZilla login OK but no write or delete access

I am a total Apache noob, and after much hair-pulling and gnashing of teeth finally got SFTP access to new EC2 instance in passive mode. Can login only as "ec2-user", or "root" with no password, but ...
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How to Deny all IPs except one in Filezilla Server?

Using the standard Filezilla IP Filter GUI interface seen here, I want to deny all IP addresses in the first box and in the second box allow only one IP# back in. Am having problems with CIDR ...
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Unable to connect to FTP - Connection timeout after MLSD

So here is my problem, I'm absolutely unable to connect to a FTP server, in circumstances I've never seen before. Here is the situation : I get a "Connection timed out" just after the MLSD command. ...
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AWS:EC2:: Could not connect FTP client?

My Server OS: Amazon Linux I am trying to set up ftp. I have: Installed vsftpd open port 20-21 open port 1024 - 1048 Basically, I followed every of these steps Start vsftpd service (the status ...
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How to check diskspace on SFTP server

Recently I encountered a lack of diskspace problem on a SFTP server and I realised I have no idea how to check how much is left or even the total amount. Does anyone know how to do this through an ...
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Setting an FTP Server Access on EC2 - Filezilla Client Stucks, WinSCP Rules?

After spending long painful hours circumventing group security AND windows 2008 server Firewall, and setting up FIlezilla Server on an amazon EC2 instance with the correct settings (feeew !), I was ...
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FTP issue - VSFTPd and connecting to from FileZilla

I'm trying to connect to a CentOS Linux box that I have hosted on EC2 and I think I have everything configured correctly but when I try to connect I get this series of messages Status: Connection ...
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Filezilla client unable to get directory listing from Filezilla Server (Windows)

I've set up a self signed certificate in FileZilla server and enabled FTP over SSL/TPS. When I connect from the client FileZilla, I am able to authenticate but cannot get a directory listing: Status: ...
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Filezilla connection error

I have Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5 LAN server with Squid 2.6 stable proxy settings. Under this have some Windows XP desktops. Now I installed FileZilla FTP client in Windows XP, to service my ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 RSA authentication: ssh fails, filezilla runs fine

This is quite a mistery for me. I usually use passwordless RSA authentication to login into my remote *nix servers with ssh and sftp. Never had any problem until now. I cannot connect to an Ubuntu ...
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FTP server accessible internally, but directory listing fails externally

I just set up an FTP server using the latest version of FileZilla server. I set up a user and gave them a home directory. If I connect to the server via 127.0.0.1:21 or 192.168.1.42:21 (my local IP), ...
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Filezilla client and VSFTPD : GnuTLS error -12: A TLS fatal alert has been received

so right now i'am trying to configure vsftpd server for FTP(e)S. It seems i am encountering issues with different clients. Secure FTPD works fine for me. Filezilla not. The output from Filezilla ...
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Filezilla/Puttygen doesn't recognize private key file

I have generated a key for an Ubuntu Virtual Machine running on Azure Cloud Services http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/manage/linux/how-to-guides/ssh-into-linux/ openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 ...
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Best way to secure an ftp server [closed]

I have an ftp server using filezilla server on windows 2003 and it is added as a member server to the domain with a static ip address and the same subnet as the domain controller. I have opened the ...
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SFTP fails on listing directories with large number of files

I try to connect to an sftp server (vsftpd) on Centos server through port 22. there is no problem in connection and initial directory listing; there is also no problem if I click on a directory with ...
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problems configuring Filezilla ftp server on windows azure virtual machine

Recently I've been attempting to setup a filezilla server on one of azure virtual machines and cannot seem to get it fully running. I am currently able to get an initial connection, however subsequent ...
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SFTP Access Restricted with new Sudo Root User

So in attempts to secure my server a bit, I created a new user with su - root access and denied root login. Now I can't SFTP any files on my server through Filezilla with this user. These are the ...
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Filezilla Server on IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 R2

We are developers (meaning: not sysadmins who know what they do), and we use a Windows Virtual Server as a staging server. Setting up FTP accounts on IIS 7.5, while possible, is not as simple and ...
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FTP, SSH and other access not reliable on home server

I am trying to understand why my connections to my server via ssh or ftp are spotty and will sometimes disconnect. The website itself that is currently running on the server has no issues whatsoever. ...
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SSH file transfer between VM host and client

I have a Windows 7 host, with FileZilla. The client VM, a RedHat 6.3, has IP address 192.168.93.130 (determined using ifconfig). I have tried using the "Quickconnect" feature of FileZilla, entering ...
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Win 2008/FTP/Filezilla - Intermittent critical transfer errors

I work from home, off-grid, with a somewhat shaky satellite connection. There's a good chance that when uploading web files, it will hiccup, and the upload starts over. Until recently, our company ...
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FTPS using Vsftp woes

I have some problems with Vstpd, and I don't know whether they are related or not. One problem is that FireFTP can't get past the directory listing phase - it just stucks there forever, no error ...
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Can't connect to web hosting with Filezilla - Shows Initializing TLS [closed]

I am trying to open my web hosting account using filezilla, but continuously failing to open it via Filezilla. It always gets timeout after saying Initializing TLS... My hosting provider are saying ...
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SFTP and FileZilla - Connection closed by server with exitcode 128

This was working well until a couple of days ago. I can't recall having done anything to the server leading it to start closing the connection. Also I have no idea what exitcode 128 means, and can't ...
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FileZilla Server - Weird FTP Connection Issues

I have an odd issue with connecting to a client's FTP server, which runs FileZilla v.0.9.41. The server is operating behind a NAT router, so it is set to accept passive connections. This seems to work ...
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FreeBSD switching name and size different files after upload

I`ve faced with strange problem. When I uploaded files via FTP (using FileZilla as FTP-client) to server with FreeBSD7.3, i see strange things: some (4-5%) of all uploaded files changed their ...
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FTP hanging at “150 Here comes the directory listing.”

I have a CentOS server running VSFTPD so I can upload files to my site. When I connect to the FTP, it lists the folders in the root directory, and I can open all of the folders apart from a folder ...
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FTP passive mode with limited port range?

I am running FileZilla FTP Server with passive mode enabled, and due to firewall constraints I have to limit the passive mode port range to only 6 ports. How would FileZilla handle any situation ...
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FTP - 425 Can't open data connection. (FileZilla)

I have a Windows 7 PC running FileZilla server. Then I have a PHP script on another server which connects to the FTP using ftp_connect. This has been working absolutely fine for the past 4 months ...
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Where does filezilla server store its users data?

What I mean is username and passwords.
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SFTP “Could not connect to server error”

I'm having problems connecting to my server via SFTP. I can SSH in to the system perfectly fine, but for some odd reason, i'm not able to SFTP (which I used to be able to). I have cleared ALL my ...
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Filezilla FTP Server Ports - Active Connections

I have been obtaining errors like below because I did not specify enough ports for the active FTP connections. Response: 150 Opening data channel for directory list. Response: 425 Can't open data ...
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FTP Transfer Very Slow When Windows Firewall Enabled

We have a scheduled task that transfers a large file (~130 MB) between two Windows servers using the Windows command-line FTP program. It's painfully slow (taking about 30 minutes) and occasionally ...
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FTP upload using filezilla on windows

I have a folder wherein, the contents of this folder is a "checkedout" from svn, now whenever i do changes, I commit back to the repository..this time, I want to upload all the contents of this folder ...
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FileZilla Server Problems locally

I have WAMP set up on my Windows 7 PC and wish to access the WAMP files on my Mac remotely so I can edit them with Coda. So I have set up FileZilla Server. However, when I try to connect with these ...
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Can not connect to filezilla server over IPv6

I am trying to connect to a filezilla server running on a windows server 2008 R2. If I put the hostname in to the filezilla client it tries to resolve it to the IPv6 address of the server (I can ...
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Why is Filezilla not accepting my PSFTP client?

I have FileZilla 0.9.34beta configured to allow ONLY SFTP connections on port 8086 (not FTPS and not FTP either). I am trying to connect to the server using Putty PSFTP.exe but it is failing to ...
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Change between drives in filezilla client

I have Filezilla server running on a Windows 7 machine with a few users created. Right now I am forced to create a separate user for each of my three drives on that machine (C:, E:, and F:) because I ...
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Dual NICs, dual ISPs, dual FTP servers - Can't keep both connections running. What am I doing wrong?

I have a Windows Server 2003 machine with dual NICs. Until now we've only had a single ISP provisioned by our landlord in the building and have only been using one NIC. Filezilla is the FTP server. ...
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vsftpd - The data connection could not be established: EHOSTUNREACH - No route to host

I have a VPS running vsftpd v3.0.2 on CentOS 6.4. When I try to connect to my ftp server I get the error: The data connection could not be established: EHOSTUNREACH - No route to host The console ...
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Failed to retrieve directory listing in Filezilla connecting to vsftpd

newbie here. At first I was unable to connect to vsftpd but I added port 21 in iptables (i'm running on Centos 6) and managed to make it work. But now, I can't get past Command: LIST in Filezilla ...
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FTP MDTM with Folders

I'm running FileZilla 3.6.0.1 client Windows Server 2003 ftp server mdtm file works but it fails with folders I tried : mdtm . mdtm \folder mdtm / can't figure how to get the time stamp of ...
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Windows client can't connect to vsftpd server

I've a problem about vsftpd server. I've created an vsftpd server with implicit ssl. It works perfectly with filezilla client on ubuntu 10.04, but when I run with filezilla client on windows, it got ...
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FTP not working between servers, only in command line

Hello I have a strange problem, I want to transfer files via ftp between two servers. When I transfer the files sing the client, it works fine, but when I use command line I get: 425 Can't open data ...
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FTPS failing on LIST command with error;

The machine in question is running CentOS 5.7 and vsftpd-2.0.5-21.el5.x86_64. My client can connect to the server and interact with it normally over standard FTP. It can also connect via FTPS and ...