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Cannot terminate server

I ran the server as instructed, but there are no instructions on how to terminate the server. I ended up googling a solution, but I was surprised no instructions were given for this. What is the proper way to terminate a server running on localhost?

1 Answer

Emre K.
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Emre K.
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Hello Caleb,

My main method is using the keyboard shortcut combination of CTRL + C at the same time.

Note: My environment is usually macOS and sometimes Ubuntu -- so it may differ depending on your operating system.

More reading on this: https://yvonnickfrin.dev/shutdown-correctly-nodejs-apps

All the best.