Port status/Running daemon

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# 8  
Old 09-14-2009
My question is pretty much in this line of issue. Simply, when doing
netstat -an|grep listen|grep <port>.
and there is no output (prompt returned without any results) what does that mean?

Those ports had been registered in the /etc/services of the server.

Kindly shed some light on this in easy English 101 Smilie
# 9  
Old 09-14-2009
That's upercase "LISTEN" or "grep -i listen".
# 10  
Old 09-15-2009
Use lsof to find out if the port is in use and what using it.
lsof -i :8080

If the port is in use, lsof will return the PID.
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