I encountered the same issue configuring proftpd - thanks for mentioning
Would you mind sharing how you exactly solved the issue with the uid/gid
of the galaxy user? I want not to change the uid/gid of this user as it
is the same on other machines here.
Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2011 11:31:56 -0800 (PST)
From: Geoff Jentry<[hidden email]>
To:[hidden email] Subject: Re: [galaxy-dev] Configuring a ProFTPd server for Galaxy
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Oops, please disregard. As luck would have it, the moment I throw in the
towel the answer becomes obvious to me. The uid/gid for my galaxy user
was below 999 and getting bumped up to 65535 by the SQL authentication, so
the user FTP directory was getting that uid/gid, was not writeable and
it'd bomb out. Works now.
On Wed, 9 Feb 2011, Geoff Jentry wrote:
> This is probably more appropriate for the proftpd list at this point, but my
> thought is that maybe someone has come across this while configuring a
> proftpd server for galaxy usage. I'm including my current output when I try
> to log on, a copy of my conf file, and output from the SQL log (in all three
> cases, with identifying info removed - users, hosts, IPs, etc).
> You can see from the SQL Log that it appears the log in is actually
> successful, but then the connection simply closes the connection. Any ideas
> as to what I've got configured incorrectly here?
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