vsftpd setup problems (virtual users)

Still new to linux and Suse10, but I have managed to get apache2 and some form of vsftpd running , but now trying to only allow local users and virtual users.

I have followed the documentation at http://vsftpd.beasts.org  almost to the letter and I have managed to get the server started and if now asks for user/pass which it never accepts.

I would really appreciate any pointers.  Of course, just let me know any additional info you need.  Here are some settings that I have.

  auth required /lib/security/pam_userdb.so db=/etc/vsftpd_login
  account required /lib/security/pam_userdb.so db=/etc/vsftpd_login


vsftp_login.db  seems to have successfull been created as a binary file

Thanks for any info
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rockmansatticAuthor Commented:
thanks, I have opted for teh english version and gotten it to work sort of.  

With this config, I can ftp via terminal from anywhere on my network, but I get a "Child Died" when I attempt via browser.  

Any ideas?

rockmansatticAuthor Commented:
Im now very close...

I am now using local users ,NOT VIRTUAL.

Here the last step for me.

I can login with command line from remote.
I can login through browser fine only if Firewall is OFF.
I can make first connection to server (where it asks for password) if I add port 21 to my "additional allowed ports" in YAST.  But it then stalls.
I have attempted to add port 20 but that doesnt work the way I tried it.

Thanks for any info.
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ftp uses more ports,

main ports are
supplement for some special clients
rockmansatticAuthor Commented:
Still no go.
I have opend? all these ports using YAST in the TCP location and still stalls AFTER I put in a correct password.

You have answered my first question. Thanks
make sure it is tcp and udp u allowed.  maybe think of putting your ftp on dmz settings or change to ssh and scp
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