There were no worries. I just did not want you to be waiting for me to respond. I was letting my manners show again. LOL.
Ok, I put in the commands. I was in the tmp directory when I ran the commands. The vsftpd.log was blank. On the flip side of it, login was almost immediate. Below is what I got once it connected.
Response: 500 OOPS: vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot()
Error: Critical error
Error: Could not connect to server