[Twisted-Python] Twisted perspective broker on port 80, problem

Phil Christensen phil at bubblehouse.org
Wed Jun 17 16:45:35 EDT 2009

On Jun 17, 2009, at 4:32 PM, hbd wrote:
> Is there any reason why I am getting this error when I try to get
> perspective broker to be on port 80?
> twisted.internet.error.CannotListenError: Couldn't listen on any:80:
> (13, 'Permission denied').
> I made sure port 80 was not used by Apache or anything else by  
> checking
> with netstat.

Probably not a Twisted issue. You need to be root to bind to a port  
less than 1024. Try it with sudo.


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