On Mon, 30 Jun 2003 Todd Cary wrote:
>My son sent me a computer configured with RH 9 and vsftpd is
>installed, however it does not appear to be started (ps -A | grep
>"vsftpd") produces nothing.
ps wont show the process coz its started by xinetd. Try
netstat -a |grep ftp
>How can I check to see if xinetd is starting vsftpd ...
See above and/or 'telnet 127.0.0.1 21'. It should ideally connect.
>and how does one configure xinetd to "start" vsftpd?
Edit /etc/xinetd.d/vsftpd to say 'disable = no' if it's yes and restart
xinetd by '/etc/init.d/xinetd ...