SUMMARY- What process What port

From: Z.K. Zachariah (
Date: Thu Sep 09 1999 - 16:07:49 CDT

First let me thank

Simon-Bernard Drolet, Nick Trimbee, , Paul Wood, , Ken Robson,
Jonathan Loh, Rahul Roy, S GauthierJonathan Dyke, Bob Metcalf,
Martin Brooks, John P. Dodge, Mark Huehls, Brian Sherwood, Igor
Schein, Edwards Philip M, Watson Drew & Michael Hocke, for the
timely response.
The order is not important here (they are sorted by time of

The question:

Forgive me if this has been asked before, but is there a way to
find out what process is using which port?

The answer:

A majority sugested the use of the freeware 'lsof' available at
the sunfreeware site. I have installed it now and found that it is
just the perfect answer to my query. By the way, the source code
is available at the ftp site:

Thankyou all and CHEERS !!


"Pick battles big enough to matter, yet small enough
to win."

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