Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

#4675 closed Bug report (rejected)

Default Mode

Reported by: grwebguy Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: active passive default mode Cc:
Component version: Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version: Windows 7

Description

The default mode kept giving me errors on 1and1 hosting. It took downloading coreftp, and receiving their autoprompt about switching to "active" mode for me to realize that was the problem.

Creating an autodetect, or autoprompt for this error would be a boost to user friendliness.

Change History (1)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 11 years ago

Resolution: rejected
Status: newclosed

A server that requires passive mode is broken. A proper server supports both active and passive mode.

Contact your server administrator so that he can fix his broken server.

Default mode in FileZilla has to stay on passive, active mode requires the client user to configure routers and firewalls, passive doesn't.

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