SUMMARY: wu-ftpd run time problems on Solaris 2.5 system

From: Larry Williamson (
Date: Mon Mar 17 1997 - 06:37:55 CST

Larry Williamson writes:
> I am able to compile wu-ftpd v2.4 okay. But when running, I get this
> error message...
> Mar 14 14:24:30 shark ftpd[12555]: Can't create data socket (,20): Bad file number.

I received quite a few messages suggesting the wu-ftp FAQ might be a
good source of information, and a few that suggested just reading the
documentation would be helpful. All quite correct. I had
misconfigured the ~ftp/dev and ~ftp/usr/lib directories. Once I got
this straightened out, everything works great.


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