Re: first upload problem
I made the changes you suggested and uploaded successfully using scp.
I hadn't actually logged in using ssh before so I hadn't seen the
motd. The new maintainers guide seems to be a bit out of date. I'd
like to help updating it so if anyone on this list (Josip Rodin) wants
help please let me know.
Dan Nguyen writes:
> master is not the correct place to upload packages. If you would read
> the motd when you login to master you will get the following:
> Linux master 2.2.16 #3 Thu Jun 8 22:08:03 CDT 2000 i686 unknown
> Copyright (C) 1993-2000 Software in the Public Interest, and others
> Uploads go to ftp-master.debian.org, not here.
> ** The mail system has changed, please visit http://db.debian.org/forward.html
> for more information
> ** Incoming has moved to ftp-master.debian.org; please upload there
> or use an upload queue.
> Change your dupload.conf the correct directory to upload to is
> Also it is not wise to upload via ftp, as it send your password as
> plain text. Auric (ftp-master) does have a ftpd running, but the best
> method is to use scp instead.
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