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Re: FTP login incorrect when user specified

Jens B. Jorgensen wrote:
> If hosts.allow/hosts.deny were preventing you you'd never get a login prompt.


> gunfried geiger wrote:
> > Dear Linux Experts,
> >
> > what might be the reason for the following behaviour of FTP when trying to
> > log into my Linux device: the client shows 'connected to'
> > but after specifying the user and the CORRECT password, it shows:
> > '530 Login incorrect. Login failed'
> > It can't be a problem of the hosts.allow and hosts.deny class i presume ?

This is mostl likely a snafu caused by installing lshell and /etc/shells
not getting updated...


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