Installation of Xampp in linux
Go to the below link and now download the xampp server
Steps for installation
Step 1: Download
Download the file and keep the downloaded file in home drectory
Step 2: Installation
After downloading simply type in the following commands:
- Go to a Linux shell(terminal) and login as the system administrator root:su
- to Extract the downloaded archive file to /opt:tar xvfz xampp-linux-1.7.7.tar.gz -C /opt
(check for any updated version and change the version in the command)
If there is any problem in installation check the file whether it is broken or not.
Step 3: Start
To start XAMPP simply call this command:
Step 4: Test
OK, that was easy but how can you check that everything really works? Just type in the following URL at your favourite web browser:
Now you should see the start page of XAMPP containing some links to check the status of the installed software and some small programming examples.