Proftpd Error 530 on ubuntu: Incorrect login

I have installed proftpd on ubuntu and created a user but I am unable to login via filezilla as i get the above error, inspite of changing the password severally.


Submit an answer
You can type!ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Hi, Can you try to login using sftp protocol and not ftp? Please make sure that your user in /etc/passwd has /bin/bash at the end of the line (that is the command shell line) Adrian