Re: idFTP connection refused

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Subject: Re: idFTP connection refused
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2003

"Marc Pelletier" <> wrote in message

> I don't know which is the best group to post for idftp, so here goes...

The ftp group is generally a good idea :-)

> The server is on my development machine. The application works
> perfectly (!) on my machine, but from any other machine I get a
> connection refused exception.

Are you sure you are connecting to the correct IP/port?  Is there a
firewall/router involved at all?  Do the machines in question have a valid
connection available to begin with?

> I know that warftp does some things differently. I had to set
> the passive mode to true to make the connection initially.

TIdFTP does support passive connections.



In response to

idFTP connection refused posted by Marc Pelletier on Wed, 8 Oct 2003