Tested with wu-ftpd-2.6.0-1.
The error mmessage says that "symbolic link exist but can not be stat-ed".
jonathan-- probably a wontfix but you know more than me here.
Can other ftp clients handle the same symlink, or is it a
No. Other clients can connect (ncftp, ftp). You can test it:
ftp://pluto.spsselib.hiedu.cz/pub/mirrors/rawhide/ [this is link, not work]
[this is the destination of this link, work ok]
Oops. The link which not work should be:
Unfortunately, your link doesn't appear to be working anymore. Nevertheless, a
bug similar to the one you report has been fixed in mc. Please try the package
in rawhide and report if it still doesn't work