Just a thought, have you disable the "standard" wu.ftpd in inetd.conf?
Hope it helps,
On Thu, 29 Mar 2007, Rick Cone, Secure Payment Systems wrote:

> Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2007 18:32:29 -0600
> From: "Rick Cone, Secure Payment Systems"
> Reply-To: proftp-user@lists.sourceforge.net
> To: proftp-user@lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: [Proftpd-user] Proftpd Problems
>
> Hello
>
> This is a new installation on an SCO OpenServer 6 machine (which is really
> SCO UnixWare "under the hood") and I can't get Proftpd to work. It
> compiled okay, and I included the "mod.tls". I'm using the inetd mode
> here, and as best I can have everything configured correctly.
>
> I have included a tail of the log file ("proftpd.log"), the "proftpd.conf"
> file being used.
>
> Here is the line in inetd.conf (with debugging turned on temporarily):
>
> ftp stream tcp nowait NOLUID /etc/tcpd proftpd -d 10
>
> I have tried turning off the tcpwrappers (/etc/tcpd) with no change in
> results.
>
> Here is what an ftp client is doing:
>
> #ftp
> ftp> open
> (to) 192.1.1.3
> Connected to 192.1.1.3.
> 220 ProFTPD 1.3.0a Server (Secure Payment Systems) [192.1.1.3]
> Name (192.1.1.3:check): ftpsps
> 331 Password required for ftpsps.
> Password:
> 230 User ftpsps logged in.
> Remote system type is UNIX.
> Using binary mode to transfer files.
> ftp> dir
> 200 PORT command successful
> 421 Service not available, remote server has closed connection
> UX:ftp: ERROR: No control connection for command: Transport endpoint is not
> conn
> ected
> ftp>
>
> The most telling thing in the log file is:
>
> Mar 29 18:22:35 spserv1.SPS1 proftpd[23047] spserv1.spssdev.com
> (192.1.0.3[192.1
> .0.3]): Failed binding to 192.1.1.3, port 20: Permission denied
> Mar 29 18:22:35 spserv1.SPS1 proftpd[23047] spserv1.spssdev.com
> (192.1.0.3[192.1
> .0.3]): Check the ServerType directive to ensure you are configured
> correctly.
>
> I think I have the ServerType correct ("inetd") in the configuration file.
>
> Thanks in advance!!!
>
>
> Rick Cone
> Director of Information Systems and Technology
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> Secure Payment Systems
>
> Colorado office:
> 801 8th St. #150-D
> Greeley, CO 80631
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> Corporate headquarters:
> 10650 Scripps Ranch Blvd #109
> San Diego, CA 92131
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> 970-352-9434 (Colorado office)
> 970-352-0122 (Colorado office fax)
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> 858-549-9001 (Corporate headquarters)
> 858-549-1323 (Corporate headquarters fax)
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> 970-381-5880 (Cell phone)
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> rcone@securepaymentsystems.com
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