For finding out if something is listening on a port and if so what the daemon is.

sockstat -4l
See what's listening on your IPv4 ports on FreeBSD.
Sample Output
www      lighttpd   8630  4  tcp4   *:80                  *:*
www      lighttpd   8630  5  tcp4          *:*
root     sendmail   2755  3  tcp4          *:*
root     sshd       2742  3  tcp4   *:22                  *:*

By: lme
2010-08-20 14:04:31

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What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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