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I'm having some trouble starting Glassfish on port 80 - doing so yields the following error: initialize: name or service not known

Any tips?

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Sounds like the internal host-resolution function (probably C's getaddrinfo) is not able to find the host

Try entering in the exact IP in the configuration file, and re-running.

Usually you will get a Bind error instead, but also check to make sure no other services are using port 80: netstat -l --numeric-ports | grep 80 That is a lowercase L.

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And to find out which process is using port 80: sudo fuser -v -n tcp 80 – MikeyB Dec 21 '09 at 18:13

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