problem with proftpd

Jason Tishler
Wed Feb 2 13:55:00 GMT 2005

On Wed, Feb 02, 2005 at 03:32:24AM +0100, le chapelain germain wrote:
> germ (localhost[]) - no such user 'ftp'

Note the above.

> [snip]
> What is the problem ?

Did you forget to update your /etc/passwd with mkpasswd?  What does the
following indicate?

     $ fgrep ftp /etc/passwd
     ftp:unused_by_nt/2000/xp:1025:545:anonymous ftp,...


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