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I am trying to start httpd, but it wouldn't allow me. I tried to find the file httpd.pid but it doesnt show me although it exists. How can I solve this?

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You are trying to start the daemon as a non-root user. Trying to bind to port numbers 1024 and less require root.

Try starting the service as root:

sudo service httpd start

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