ftp package are you using? Did you configured (or perhaps by default) the ftp
server to log domain name instead of IP only?
I have a small Windows and Linux network at home. I have a Windows
workstation, a Windows NT server and of course a RedHat Linux
All computers have static IP's and all on the same
subnet. I can ping
all boxes successfully. Host table
has been set up on each machine.
When I try to ftp from
either the Win98 or WinNT box to the Linux box it
takes up to three
minutes for a connection to be made. When the connection
made there are no problems in transferring files from either box.
When I ftp from Linux to the Win NT box the connection is
When I make the ftp
connection from either Windows box I monitor the
directory. The secure file shows an ftp entry the moment the
ftp is attempted. But the messages file does not show an ftp
until after the connection is made.
are no errors in either file pertaining to the FTP.
tried the DOS version of ftp and CuteFTP 2.8 with the same
In CuteFTP I get "Socket
connected. Waiting for welcome message..."
connection is made.
When a connection is made I get the
220 BIMOTA.DEVELOPER FTP server (Version
Aug 3 19:17:20 EDT 1998)
Any ideas as to why I cannot get an immediate