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I have found WinSCP to be the best tool for a Windows desktop or server interacting with a Linux environment. You need to install ssh on the Linux environment first for WinSCP to work.


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The new kernel module seccomp is used automatically by vsftpd since version 3.0.0. vsftpd is a bit buggy when using seccomp. Add this line to the end of /etc/vsftpd.conf seccomp_sandbox=NO and restart the Server: sudo service vsftpd restart


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As I had the exact same problem, I followed the link shown by DavidKunz. I noticed they suggest using a stpf connection since passwords are send unencrypted when using ftp. So I changed to sftp and am now able to copy and paste files on the ftp server using nautilus.


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Sometimes, you just have to go away and do something else; in this case, watch a film. Come back, try again without changing anything, and now it works... access with SmartFTP, anyway, the tftp thing I don't care about and haven't tried. Not a very satisfying answer, but I guess the gremlins got bored and went off to bother someone else.


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This happened to me. What I did to fix it was: echo $SSH_AUTH_SOCK to find out what the path is. Which will return something like /home/user/.cache/keyring-XXXXXX/ssh Then just rename the file ssh: mv /home/user/.cache/keyring-XXXXXX/ssh /home/user/.cache/keyring-XXXXXX/remssh I was able to login after that.


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Using Ubuntu Software Center Search for openssh-server in software center. Server related programs may not be shown in default search results in the Software Center. You may have to make sure that technical results are visible in the search. There should be a link at the bottom of the Software Center window with the words "Show nnn technical items," where ...


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sudo apt-get install openssh-server I prefer scp over ftp


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Please refer to: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SSH Ubuntu LTS Server guide on FTP http://www.wikihow.com/Set-up-an-FTP-Server-in-Ubuntu-Linux


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I ended up figuring this out. It wasn't directly a firewall issue. I have two NICs, one for the LAN and another for the DMZ, to which the WAN IP is NAT'ed. The default route was over the LAN. When receiving packets from the internet, the server tried to respond via the default route on the LAN. Disconnecting from the LAN enabled the services to communicate ...


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If your ISP is blocking port 20 and 21, edit the /etc/vsftpd.conf and add the following 2 parameters: ftp_data_port=xx listen_port=yy where xx and yy are numbers between 1-1024 that are not blocked by your ISP. Quirk: connect_from_port_20 must still be enabled, though xx will now be the new port used. (you must also change your FTP client to reflect ...



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