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Old 03-30-2010, 10:58 AM   #31
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You should start your own thread instead of leeching one that is 6+ years old.
Old 03-31-2010, 02:49 AM   #32
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so apache is trying to bind port 443 and that port is already in use.

do a "sudo lsof | grep TCP" and see which application is keeping that port open. It can be a torrent program, skype, or a number of applications which work over http
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Originally Posted by pcKILLER View Post
i am running rh9
i had exactly the same problem
the solution was that the tux service was running
tux is a web server

stop that service and it will work!!!!

it worked for me!
Thanks pcKILLER this fixed it for me.
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GUYS... i got the best ide of solving it.. its maybe skype.. download "Wamp" and go to (RightClick On Wamp Icon Down>Apache>Servise>Test Port 80) it will tell u if its used or not.. try my way.. it may help and if did help. subscribe to me if you want by going to ^^ GoodLuck
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In my case, I had thoughtlessly installed the 'nginx' server on my Ubuntu system -- which then grabbed the port from apache2.

When I changed /etc/apache2/ports.conf values of
NameVirtualHost *:80
Listen 80


NameVirtualHost *:8080
Listen 8080

and got apache2 started, both servers were then up: nginx at and apache2 at

So I simply uninstalled nginx (also nginx-full and nginx-common) -- and set /etc/apache2/ports.conf port values back to default. Apache is now at Knock on wood.


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