portrelease (1) - Linux Man Pages
portrelease: release previously-reserved ports
portrelease - release previously-reserved ports
program instructs the
daemon to release the port associated with the given service configuration file.
It is intended that
is run by the initscript of the service wanting the port. For example, the cups initscript might run
An exit code of zero means that a best effort attempt has been made to instruct the daemon to release the port. Non-zero exit codes mean that the daemon is running but couldn't be contacted.
Tim Waugh <twaugh [at] redhat.com>