Why do ftp clients fail with " ftp: connect: Connection refused "? (Doc ID 1008971.1)

Last updated on JUNE 16, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 19-Jun-2012***

Goal

FTP clients may fail with the message " ftp: connect: Connection refused ". This document explains possible reasons.

Solution

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