Q. How to install LAMP stack on Ubuntu??
What is LAMP SERVER?
L = Linux
A = Apache
M = MySQL
P = PHP
LAMP server means Linux is an operating system, Apache is a web server, MySQL is a database and PHP is the language.
In this article, will let you know how to install these open source software on the Ubuntu system.
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Step 1: Install Apache Web Server
To install the Apache web server on the Ubuntu machine, run the following commands.
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install apache2
You can also check the status or restart the service. Just run the following command.
sudo apt-get service apache2 restart sudo apt-get service apache2 status
Open the web browser and type localhost or IP address of a system. It will open the default Apache web server page.
Step 2: Install MySQL Database
Next step is to install the database. Here we will download the repository package and after that installation will start. Now execute the following commands.
wget -c https://dev.mysql.com/get/mysql-apt-config_0.8.10-1_all.deb sudo dpkg -i mysql-apt-config_0.8.10-1_all.deb sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install mysql-server
To check the status of the MySQL database service, run the below command.
sudo service mysql status
Step 3: Install PHP
To install PHP version on Ubuntu, run the below commands.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-php7.0 php7.0 php7.0-common php7.0-curl
This will install the PHP7.0 version on your system. You can check the installed PHP version by running the following command.
Finally, the LAMP stack installation is complete.
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Conclusion: You have perfectly learned how to configure LAMP stack on the Ubuntu server. In case of any confusion or feedback, kindly write in below comment box.