How to kill a process running on a port
August 30, 2020
To find the process id (on port 5000):
COMMAND PID USER FD TYPE DEVICE SIZE/OFF NODE NAME node 66070 apollo 19u IPv6 569875 0t0 TCP *:5000 (LISTEN)
Here you can see the process id. You'll need this id to kill the process.
To kill the process:
If this does not work, try:
kill -9 66070
This will send the SIGKILL signal wich will immediately kill the process.