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Re: ftp+rcp: Connection refused

>>>>> Gerd Bavendiek <bav@rw.sni.de> writes:

> I just installed a Debian 1.1 System using latest packages. Everything
> went fine, but one problem remains:

> I can ftp TO the new system. I cannot ftp FROM my new system, named
> koko. 

> [ ... ]

> Connection refused

> [ ... ]

My guess is that the new machine (koko) is not in the older machines
/etc/hosts files, or equivalently, not in your name server's database.
Some ftp daemons will refuse connections from anonymous IP addresses
(ie. IP addresses for which a machine name cannot be found).

Steve Preston (spreston@gte.com)

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