I cannot start or enable vsftpd service on my Wordpress One-Click app on Ubuntu 16. I tried following this guide but it does not work. This is the output of sudo systemctl status vsftpd ● vsftpd.service - vsftpd FTP server Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/vsftpd.service; enabled; vendor preset: enabled) Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Fri 2017-06-16 03:49:37 UTC; 8min ago Process: 1423 ExecStart=/usr/sbin/vsftpd /etc/vsftpd.conf (code=exited, status=2) Process: 1397 ExecStartPre=/bin/mkdir -p /var/run/vsftpd/empty (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS) Main PID: 1423 (code=exited, status=2)
Jun 16 03:49:37 wordpress-1gb-nyc1-01 systemd: Starting vsftpd FTP server… Jun 16 03:49:37 wordpress-1gb-nyc1-01 systemd: Started vsftpd FTP server. Jun 16 03:49:37 wordpress-1gb-nyc1-01 systemd: vsftpd.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=2/INVALIDA Jun 16 03:49:37 wordpress-1gb-nyc1-01 systemd: vsftpd.service: Unit entered failed state. Jun 16 03:49:37 wordpress-1gb-nyc1-01 systemd: vsftpd.service: Failed with result ‘exit-code’.
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