FTP HELP!

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I need some help FTPing into my remote server. This is what I type in terminal:

catherine-oates-computer-2:~ stephen$ ftp
ftp> ftp ***.***.***.***
Connected to grafias.lunarpages.com.
220---------- Welcome to Pure-FTPd [TLS] ----------
220-You are user number 2 of 50 allowed.
220-Local time is now 22:09. Server port: 21.
220 You will be disconnected after 15 minutes of inactivity.
Name (***.***.***.***:stephen): anonymous
421 Unable to set up secure anonymous FTP
ftp: Login failed.
ftp>

Help!!
(I have not posted my IP for safety reasons)

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Have you configured the FTP s

Have you configured the FTP server to allow anonymous connections?

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Gesuntight?

Eh, I lost ya. In other words:

HOW

Actually, yes it is... I dont understand why it doesnt work... there is an anonymous ftp account, and I have set the limits to what it needs... do you think its some safety feature?

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Quite possibly. It might be w

Quite possibly. It might be worth trying out some different FTP server solutions, off the top of my head I can think of ProFTP as being one I've used successfully in the past.

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