Re: proftpd issue
> Max Zimmermann wrote:
>> Bogdan schrieb:
>>> I installed proftpd and I accidentally selected it to run as a Inetd
>>> service. I figured out that I want it to be a standalone server so i
>>> "apt-get remove --purge" it, removed the corresponding entry in
>>> /etc/inetd.conf file and reinstalled proftpd. Problem is, it defaults
>>> to inetd, and I can't seem the way to get it ask me wheter I want
>>> inetd or stanalone. "dpkg-reconfigure proftpd" is not working as well
>>> Any ideas?
>> Hey there,
>> just remove the inetd configuration for it and change proftpd.conf
>> i.e. ServerType standalone
>> instead of inetd.
> Thanks for the quick answer!
> I tried removing this line from inetd: "ftp stream tcp
> nowait root /usr/sbin/tcpd /usr/sbin/proftpd". And than I set
> Server Type to standalone in proftpd.conf. It didn't work :(. When i
> tried "/etc/init.d/proftpd start" it complained that the server won't
> start neither in standalone way, nor in inetd...
> Best regards,
could you specify 'it complained'?
It's enough to comment out the corresponding line from inetd.conf.
Could you provide us your proftpd.conf?
Thanks and Cheers,