Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 13077
Last modified: 2014-07-02 06:46:50 EDT
Wu-ftpd will not accept connections from root, even thought root is in the
It's not a bug. Read the documentation. /etc/ftpusers contains a list of users
that are *NOT* allowed to use ftp.
Letting root log in by ftp is a VERY bad idea because the ftp protocol transfers
plaintext passwords - don't do it unless you WANT your root password to be