Why says this when I wanna start my minecraft server?

Posted October 6, 2021 78 views

[11:08:11 WARN]: Could not bind to host /$NativeIoException: bind(..) failed: Address already in use

this is my private ip

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It sounds like that you already have a process running on that port. It is possible that your Minecraft service is already running, you can check that with the following command:

netstat -plant | grep 25577

If this is the case, you would need to first stop the old process, before you would be able to start the new instance.

Hope that this helps!