Hai friends. Lets Setup the LAMP-Linux Apache MySql and PHP in Ubuntu Linux 🙂
First of all Install Ubuntu Linux in the Machine you wish to Install the LAMP Stack.
Step1: Hey Step 1 in setting LAMP Stack is installing a Linux Distro and by now you might have completed the first step 🙂
Considering the installation as a fresh one.
First update the distro for that open a terminal and give the following commands :
$sudo apt-get update
The above command will fetch the softwares list from the Ubuntu repositories.
$sudo apt-get upgrade
The above command will update your Ubuntu OS to date.
The Second step is to install APACHE WEB SERVER. for that :
$sudo apt-get install apache2
this will install apache server on your machine
You can control apache using
$sudo service apache2 start/stop/restart
The next step is MYSQL DATABASE SERVER for that:
$sudo apt-get install mysql-server mysql-client
while installing the server it will prompt for a password for mysql server. Enter is twice and continue.
You can control mysql server by
$sudo service mysql start/stop/restart
Here you can install mysql-gui-tools-common which will give you
which will be of great help 🙂
Now the last step is to install php.
$sudo apt-get install php5
and everything is done. 🙂
Now goto /var/www and create a test.php
and open a browser and navigate to http://localhost/test.php
it shows the phpinfo page and the LAMP Stack is Ready 🙂