Are you getting this error using Docker Compose?
Bind for 0.0.0.0:5432 failed: port is already allocated
ERROR: Encountered errors while bringing up the project.
In this article, We will show you how you can resolve this error
The cause of this error is docker container was still running in the background with the allocated port
In our case, we have tried to run Postgres with port 5432
Then we tried to stop the docker first using the following command
docker stop $(docker ps -a -q)
then we removed the containers using the following command
docker rm $(docker ps -a -q)
Run the Docker
After running the container using the following command there is no Port already allocated error as shown in the screenshot.