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Re: proftpd on cygwin

Jason Tishler <> writes:

> Steven,
> On Sun, Nov 23, 2003 at 05:18:14PM +0800, Steven Woody wrote:
>> any ideal?
> Read the README?
> Jason
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Thanks for your information. After install the windows services, now I
can start a proftpd daemon.  But I have still not managed to login in a

First, I tried login in as my currenty windows user, say Administrators,
but get following error:

  Could not read reply from control connection: Connection reset by
  peerSleeping 19 seconds...

Then, I go to try the anonymous after create a 'ftp' user in windows,
then create a UserPassword entry in the configuration, this time I get:

  Could not open host localhost: username and/or password was not
  accepted for login.

below is my proftpd.conf, could you help me to write a right one?

ServerName			"ProFTPD Default Installation"
ServerType			standalone
DefaultServer			on

Port				21

Umask				022

MaxInstances			30

User				SYSTEM
Group				Administrators

UserPassword        SYSTEM      pVXVObGMJ4MxQ

<Directory />
  AllowOverwrite		on

<Anonymous ~ftp>
  User				ftp
  Group				ftp

  UserPassword      ftp o.6Sls5kJvk0U
  UserAlias			anonymous ftp
  MaxClients			10

  DisplayLogin			welcome.msg
  DisplayFirstChdir		.message

  <Limit WRITE>

Steven Woody

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