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Old 07-07-2005, 01:45 AM   #1
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script/command to kill processes running on particular port

I want know, "Can we write some shell script that will kill all the processes running on particular port.. I want to run that script daily by cron... " I have written a server that runs some port say 3001 on my Mandrake server.. Now I need to restart that server daily with cron.. but when I try to end that server, its processes running on port 3001 does not terminate.. I need to kill those processes and start my server again..
I hope I am clear..

Please help
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Something like
lsof | grep IPv | grep 3001 | awk '{print $2}' | xargs -l -i kill -9 {}
should work ...

Old 07-08-2005, 04:35 AM   #3
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that's too funny (the cross posting)

I take it back it's not mean :P


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