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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Multiple concurrent instances of apache
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2007 00:58:39 GMT
On 9/29/07, Ian Johnson <> wrote:

>  * Starting apache2.inst ...
> no listening sockets available, shutting down
> Unable to open logs
> Knowing that the ports in question are not being used elsewhere
> (netstat -na) I am now at a roadblock that I have not been able to
> resolve.

The error is unequivocal: you are trying to start a server listening
on an IP-address/port that is already occupied. Check your Listen
directives in httpd.conf, and note that if you specify only a port,
apache will listen on all IP addresses (including the loopback).


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