It usually happens when shell access is not enabled for the user trying to connect to the server. Response: fzSftp started Command: open
Based on that, are you positive your user is configured for SFTP access? martin [View user's profile] Site Admin Joined: 2002-12-10 Posts: 25132 Location: Prague, Czechia Posted: 2015-04-24 Re: SFTP [Reply with quote] ITHo wrote: Hey Guys I Have got a problem with SFTP... in the U.S. Disconnecting . 2006-02-09 13:59:18.281 Server closed network connection * 2006-02-09 13:59:18.281 (ESshFatal) Cannot initialize SFTP protocol.
Download Secure Shell: Follow basic installation instructions: Open Secure Shell and use "Quick Connect" to enter credentials includi… SSH / Telnet Software Networking Protocols Setup Mikrotik routers with OSPF… Part 2 How to fix this error Just enable shell account for the user as mentioned below: 1. Or the SSH server cannot find/start the SFTP server._________________Martin Prikryl martin [View user's profile] Site Admin Joined: 2002-12-10 Posts: 25132 Location: Prague, Czechia Posted: 2008-02-14 Re: Tried with just SFTP [Reply if im just use bitvise and proxyfire its not workin but i use Tunnel its workin so how can i make this cause SFTP channel clsed by server if i use
Search Member List Help Current time: 12-21-2016, 09:28 PM Hello There, Guest! (Login — Register) DreamHost Forum » Customer Discussion » General Troubleshooting « Previous 1 ... 132 133 134 135 Site is also online. If you still cannot connect, it's server-side problem._________________Martin Prikryl dovid [View user's profile] Joined: 2006-02-09 Posts: 2 Posted: 2006-02-09 20:40 Tried with just SFTP [Reply with quote] Hi, Just tried with Fatal: unable to initialise SFTP on server: could not connect From: "lc.cooke"
Join Now For immediate help use Live now! https://winscp.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=2918 It's working now, thanks a lot! 0 Featured Post How your wiki can always stay up-to-date Promoted by Quip, Inc Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool Failed To Receive Fxp_version Prev by Date: RE: Environment Settings Next by Date: server-side delays Previous by thread: OpenSSH_4.5p1 on GNU/Linux: connection unexpectedly closed Next by thread: server-side delays Index(es): Date Thread Flag as inappropriate Filezilla This means an SFTP session couldn't be created.
I'm trying that now.It looks like I need to enable shell access to enable SSH. Does sftp-server have -rwxr-xr-x ? Top Profile Reply with quote lc.cooke Post subject: PostPosted: 2007-07-09 23:56 Offline 504 Command not implemented Joined: 2007-07-09 21:59 Posts: 8 I downloaded FileZilla 3.0 BETA as per your I spoke with our server provider people and I am told to recompile proftpd.
Binary is present and filesystem is mounted. Subsystem sftp /usr/libexec/sftp-server Select all Open in new window 0 LVL 68 Overall: Level 68 SSH / Telnet Software 10 Networking Protocols 4 The error reported would be "Error: Fatal: unable to initialise SFTP on server: could not connect. unless you think it's a bad idea.No problem.Sylvain 5 Reply by mithat 2009-02-22 00:28:47 mithat Member Offline Registered: 2009-02-10 Posts: 11 Re: [OK] Cannot connect via SFTP It works :-) Posts: Top 7 server optimization tips for WordPress performance tuning How to secure a server How to troubleshoot high load in linux web hosting servers How to optimize and speed up your
Scripting .NET & COM Library Screenshots Translations Support Forum Tracker History Topic "Cannot initialize SFTP protocol. Any help or even to point me in the right direction is greatly appreciated. ############## $OpenBSD: sshd_config,v 1.59 2002/09/25 11:17:16 markus Exp $# This is the sshd server system-wide configuration file. All rights reserved.
You would actually find this resolution, if you follow link to "Server unexpectedly closed network connection" from: https://winscp.net/eng/docs/message_cannot_initialize_sftp_protocol_________________Martin Prikryl Mystical2k Guest Posted: 2013-05-20 22:01 Re: home dir hidden files [Reply with Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. Sign Up: Related posts: Adding FTP accounts in cPanel 2 reasons why you get "530 Login authentication failed" in your cPanel pure-ftpd FTP server and how you can fix it Simple Since sftp works over ssh, the user needs to have shell access.
But when I try to remotely sftp into the site usgin aclients like FileZilla or WinSCP I consistently get teh error:Fatal: unable to initialise SFTP on server: could not connectThis has SEE HOW WE HELP PLESK ACCOUNT OWNERS How to fix "Fatal: unable to initialise SFTP on server" in Odin Plesk shared, VPS and dedicated servers was last modified: September 22nd, 2015 I've been wondering for a long time why I keep getting this message all of a sudden. its a rookie mistake I suppose that I made as a newbie.
Any changes there? NoviceInTech Guest Posted: 2015-02-03 20:53 Cannot initialize SFTP protocol. The settings should be in similar locations for other versions. SFTP is our regular FTP piggybacking on an SSH (Secure Shell) connection.
Did you contact a server administrator? I reset password, and then was able to connect. I am attaching the content of ssh/sshd_config here. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We
Is the filesystem Go to Solution 3 3 2 Participants woolmilkporc(3 comments) LVL 68 SSH / Telnet Software10 Networking Protocols4 AhmedC123(3 comments) LVL 2 6 Comments LVL 68 Overall: Level