How to install a LAMP server
This post will help you get a fully functional website istalled and running using Linux, Apache, MySQL and php (LAMP) server running.
- Ubuntu server 18.04 or up.
- root ssh access to the server.
Part one : Set up LAMP
Step one : Setting up Apache.
Connect to your server via ssh and run the following command
sudo apt install apache2
you will be asked if you want yo continue type
Y and press enter to begin installing Apache.
Once it is done installing go to
http://your_server_ip in any browser if it work you should see something like this
If you see this then you’re ready to move onto the next step.
Step two : Setting up Mysql.
This is honestly the most tedious part but also very simple just copy n paste along!
To start type
sudo apt install mysql-server
You will be prompted to press
Y to continue press it then hit
ENTER, wait for it to finish once it has completed type
Y where needed and set a password if asked make sure to keep a note of your password.
Step three : Setting up PHP.
To install PHP and its required resources type
sudo apt install php libapache2-mod-php php-mysql
Y if prompted then press
ENTER Wait for the install to complete.