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Discussion on: How to properly close a port?

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mayank joshi

In Linux

$top to see the list of open process

Killing a process

kill pid

  • kills the process by process id

killall pname

  • kills the process by name

-9 for forceful killing in both kill and killall

Use sudo if it's a root process.

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Sylwia Vargas Author

Thank you! I'll add it right away!

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mayank joshi

Actually the URL to my profile is incorrect.😅😅

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Sylwia Vargas Author

🤦‍♀️corrected!