Cannot get vsftpd to work

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http://askubuntu.com – I have installed vsftpd on my server. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I try to connect using FileZilla I am getting this message: Status: Connection attempt failed with "ECONNREFUSED - Connection refused by server". I have set this in my /etc/vsftpd.conf: anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES connect_from_port_20=YES ftp allowed users list: /etc/vsftpd.chroot_list in this list I have: testuser ftp disallowed users list: /etc/ftpusers root daemon bin sys sync games man lp mail news uucp nobody in my /etc/shells I have: /bin/sh /bin/dash /bin/bash /bin/rbash (HowTos)