Connect with one of the following accounts


Please wait while we redirect...

Views: 212 Ask New Question

Getting following exception while starting my NodeJS application

      throw er; // Unhandled 'error' event
Error: listen EADDRINUSE :::80
    at Object.exports._errnoException (util.js:1022:11)
    at exports._exceptionWithHostPort (util.js:1045:20)
    at Server.setupListenHandle [as _listen2] (net.js:1315:14)
    at listenInCluster (net.js:1363:12)
    at Server.listen (net.js:1463:7)
    at Function.listen (/home/experimental/helloWorld/node_modules/express/lib/application.js:618:24)
    at Object.<anonymous> (/home/experimental/helloWorld/index.js:6:5)
    at Module._compile (module.js:569:30)
    at Object.Module._extensions..js (module.js:580:10)
    at Module.load (module.js:503:32)
On By

1 Answer

EADDRINUSE error says the port 80 is already in use. You might be using it already for other service or the previous NodeJS process might have not killed properly.

If you want to kill the process that running on 80 port, you can use the following command.

kill -9 $(lsof -t -i:80)
On By

Answer This Question

Top Tutorials

Top Questions

Top Articles

Top Blogs

Top News