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Fixing “Server sent passive reply with unroutable address. Using server address instead” FTP error

This happens in cloud instances that are behind a firewall with a network address translation function (NAT). What this means is the FTP server has sent its internal IP address back to your client along with the request to go into passive mode, this due to the FTP configuration lacking the external IP address. Let […]

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When does paying for something free makes sense?


No, I have not lost my mind. Not today, anyway. I just want to talk about services we use online these days, and make a case for when do we need to bite the bullet and go beyond the freebie into a paying plan. Specifically, I will focus on 2 of them: E-mail and remote […]

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