connecting via PuTTY

william drescher william at
Fri Jul 22 20:41:23 UTC 2011

On 7/22/2011 4:37 PM, william drescher wrote:
> On 7/22/2011 4:35 PM, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
>> On 07/22/2011 03:32 PM, william drescher wrote:
>>> I just set up two new 10.04 servers without apparent error.
>>> When I try
>>> to telnet in using PuTTY (or manually) the server does not
>>> respond and I
>>> get a connection timeout message.
>> It's because you are trying to telnet and not SSH. If you are
>> actually
>> trying to SSH though then we need more information. For example
>> if you
>> are on Amazon then there are extra steps you need to take.
> These are servers on my LAN.
> bill
Further info: although I installed vsftpd I can not ftp to them 
either.  Do I need to start vsftpd after installation ?

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