Install VSFTPD server in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS has anoying error

Bug #1697302 reported by Kurt on 2017-06-11
This bug affects 6 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu Server Guide
Doug Smythies

Bug Description

sudo restart vsftpd

no longer works for 16.04 you now have to use either

sudo systemctl restart vsftpd


sudo service vsftpd restart

thanks for the frustration have a nice day :)

Doug Smythies (dsmythies) wrote :

4 occurrences in file-server.xml. Lines: 116, 144, 209, 258.

Changed in serverguide:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Critical
importance: Critical → Undecided
assignee: nobody → Doug Smythies (dsmythies)
Changed in serverguide:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Changed in serverguide:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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