I've got a seedbox on ubuntu 12.04 running pretty well, but I can't figure out why FTP isn't working.
on my dedicated server but whenever I try to connect using ftp client, the connection is refused.
Also, if I
the connection is refused.
telnet localhost 21
netstat -a | grep ftp
don't give me any output. so I try
netstat -tulpn | grep :21
and it starts, but trying the commands again and nothing happens still.
service vsftpd start
command shows my iptables are empty, so there is nothing blocking the connection. Can anyone shed some light on my plight?