Forum: Ruby on Rails (network.c.300) can't bind to port: 80 permission denied

Announcement (2017-05-07): www.ruby-forum.com is now read-only since I unfortunately do not have the time to support and maintain the forum any more. Please see rubyonrails.org/community and ruby-lang.org/en/community for other Rails- und Ruby-related community platforms.
joe (Guest)
on 2006-04-02 23:02
hi all
when i starting my lighttpd:

(network.c.300) can't bind to port: 80 permission denied

have you met this issue?
any advise?

regards
Jodi S. (Guest)
on 2006-04-02 23:12
(Received via mailing list)
Hey Joe,

Ports < 1024(?) are restricted (I gather you're on some unix flavour)

You'll have to run as root, or "sudo script/server" and enter the
root password.

Jodi
This topic is locked and can not be replied to.