[linux] Connecting to Dante's FTP server

Kolbe Kegel kolbe at u.washington.edu
Thu Sep 18 22:18:47 PDT 2003

I have had similar problems in the past. Make sure your .bashrc doesn't
have anything in it that does output under a non-interactive shell.See
http://www.openssh.org/faq.html#2.9 for more information.


Andrew Sengul wrote:


> Hey everyone,


> I've been trying to figure out a way to connect to Dante's SSH FTP

> server under Linux, but haven't been having much luck. I can SSH in

> just fine, but attempts to connect with gftp and axyftp have met with

> failure. I've tinkered with the settings and tried to emulate the

> UWICK SSH app as closely as possible, but I haven't had any luck.

> Gftp simply displays its connection message, says "Connecting..." and

> eventually gives up with no further explanation. Axyftp does much the

> same thing, but it displays no error messages or console output.

> Command line SSH programs have met with failure as well. Has anyone

> had success logging into Dante's FTP server, and if so, with what

> program? Thanks.


> Andrew


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