One liner to kill a process when knowing only the port where the process is running

fuser -k <port>
-k (kill option ) . To kill all processes accessing this port
Sample Output
fuser -k 80/tcp

By: mamue
2011-01-06 12:25:24

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What Others Think

didn't you forget the -n tcp or -n udp argument (otherwise it will try to find an opened file named )
remil · 511 weeks ago

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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