localhost:8080open http://localhost:8080 ➚
Localhost:8080 address is a apache php server publishing address using 8080 port number on localhost.
What is port 8080?Port 8080, which is one of the computer terms, is often used. In this case, you can hear this port, but if you can not get any idea, we will try to tell you what Port means and what it does. When we look at the word port, we see that it is "Port". In the computer world, Port terminology is meeting what we do. If we know what the portals are doing, they will do the same thing in Ports and they will see the same meaning. they take the task of taking data. Like a ship leaving a limousine load and taking loads, it takes a certain amount of information from the port and takes it to the required place. After this analogy, it is technically possible to say cable entry. The exchange of information between computers with external units is provided by apparatuses which we call ports. As an example, external unit is a unit that enables information exchange from vehicles such as keyboard, mouse, printer.
How Port WorksPorts connect to and communicate with the computer through specially designed ports for external units. Ports are cable entries for hardware devices, but not cable entries that connect to the computer. In the software world, the concept of port has changed; The port in the world of software is a logical connection, not a physical connection. It is not a hardware software but a pop3 (110. port) (Post Office Protocol Ver3) and a www-http Ports such as the 80th port (World Wide Web) are a separate issue about our software.
Local Hosting Server File Location & Connection Ports
localhost:631 ⟷ localhost:4000 ⟷ localhost:5557 ⟷ localhost:11501 ⟷ localhost:3010 ⟷ localhost:3306
localhost/wordpress ⟷ localhost/wordpress/wp-admin ⟷ http://localhost/mysql