How to fix Ispconfig pure ftpd 530 login authentication failed ubuntu Linux

I was getting authentication failed error in my webserver which runs on ISPCONFIG 3.I tried changing password many times from Ispconfig web console. But didn’t worked for me. I tried from ftp client (filezilla) and from my gnome-terminal too. While trying to connect error returned by server is ispconfing 3-pure-ftpd-mysql

User bikram OK. Password required
PASS (hidden)
530 Login authentication failed

From googling I fixed the above error. The solution that worked for me is:


I’ve changed the line



MySQLServer localhost

Restart pure-ftpd

Few weeks ago I faced Problem problem in establishing connection in ftp. Go through my older post of puref-ftpd here.

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