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- From: "Hannu E K Nevalainen \(garbage mail\)" <garbage_collector at telia dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2003 18:59:18 +0200
- Subject: RE: proftpd
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf
> Of Mauri
> I need use this ftp server, but when I run /usr/sbin/proftpd.exe it
> don't run itself
> $ /usr/sbin/proftpd.exe
> EQUIPO5 - unable to set uid to 18, current uid: 500
To me this indicates problems with user authentication.
That is the contents of "/etc/group" and|or "/etc/passwd" files
or something else that is related to those.
To be able to tell - more information is needed. (Please do read
www.cygwin.com/problems.html for instructions)
i.e. _attach_ the output of "cygcheck -svr" to an email and send it here.
> can somebody help me, please?
> I'm newbie in linux, cygwin and english :-D
> sorry for my english
No need to be sorry for that, IMO!
/Hannu E K Nevalainen, B.Sc. EE Microcomputer systems - 59?16.37'N,
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