Apache Error: Starting httpd: (98)Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to address [::]:80

If you ever run into this error message with Apache:


Then you have a lingering process on port 80

Use this command to find it:

or you can use this command to find it:


here’s the output of the search:


and then use this command with the ID from above to kill it:


After that you should be able to bring up apache services again without any issue. Cheers!

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