Port 8000

Cameron Simpson cs at zip.com.au
Fri Dec 1 05:48:55 UTC 2006

On 01Dec2006 00:45, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
| I noticed that something is listening on port 8000, but I can't find
| out what.  All I've seen is that netcat-ting to it almost always
| closes the connection after reading 12 bytes.  Does anybody know
| what's listening on that port?  Is there a way to find out?  (I tried
| netstat and lsof, no useful information there.)

Did you try this?

  netstat -anp | grep 8000

You need to be root to use the -p otpion, but it tells you the program
owning the port.
Cameron Simpson <cs at zip.com.au> DoD#743

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