#1: 500 OOPS: cap_set_proc error

After successful user login vsftpd will display an error:
$ ftp ftpserver.xyz.com
Output:

Connected to ftpserver.xyz.com.

220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5)

Name (localhost:alex): alex

331 Please specify the password.

Password:

230 Login successful.

Remote system type is UNIX.

Using binary mode to transfer files.

ftp> ls

500 OOPS: cap_set_proc

ftp: bind: Address already in use

 cap_set_proc is POSIX capability manipulation on processes function. You need to load the standard Linux capabilities security module:
# modprobe capability

Posted in: Linux.
Last Modified: October 25, 2013

Leave a reply