FTP error: 530 User <user> access denied or 530 Login incorrect due to configuration issues
Last updated on MARCH 13, 2017
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
***Checked for relevance on 12-MAY-2014***
The following message was received when ftping to a Solaris 2.6 system:
# ftp Connected to . 220 FTP server (SunOS 5.6) ready. Name (:): 331 Password required for . Password: 530 Login incorrect. Login failed. The following message was received when ftping to a Solaris[TM] 2.5.1 system. # ftp Connected to . 220 FTP server (UNIX(r) System V Release 4.0) ready. Name (:): 530 User access denied. Login failed.
The following message was received when ftping to a Solaris 8 and above:
220 magna FTP server Name (magna:XXXX): root 331 Password required for root. 530 Login incorrect. Login failed
In all the cases, rlogin and telnet work fine.
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