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This article covers how to install LAMP on Debian server along with PHPMyAdmin to manage your database. LAMP stands for Linux OS, with Apache web server, Data store in a MySql or MariaDB database, and dynamic content is processed by PHP.
To install Apache on Debian:
1. Run the following command:
$ apt-get install apache2
2. To restart your web server by typing the following command:
$ service apache2 restart
This article covers how to Install a LEMP Stack on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. LEMP stack is a group of open-source software that is typically installed together to enable a server to host dynamic websites and web apps. LEMP stands for Linux OS, with the Nginx (pronounced like "Engine-X") web server, Data store in a MySQL database, and dynamic content is processed by PHP.
To install Nginx Web Server:
1. Run the commands below to install Nginx.
$ sudo apt update
$ sudo apt install nginx
2. Allow traffic on port 80.
$ sudo ufw allow 'Nginx HTTP'
You can verify the change by running:
$ sudo ufw status
This article covers step by step process to install a LAMP stack on an Ubuntu 18.04 server. LAMP stack is a group of open-source software that is typically installed together to host dynamic websites. LAMP stands for Linux OS, with Apache web server, Data store in a MySQL database, and dynamic content is processed by PHP.
To Install Apache and Update the Firewall.
1. Install Apache using Ubuntu’s package manager, apt:
$ sudo apt update
$ sudo apt install apache2
2. Allow incoming HTTP and HTTPS traffic for this profile:
$ sudo ufw allow in "Apache Full"
This article covers method to set up a static IP address on Ubuntu 20.04. Basically, in most network configurations, the IP address is assigned dynamically by the router DHCP server.
The recommended way to assign a static IP address to a device on your LAN is to configure a Static DHCP on your router. Static DHCP or DHCP reservation is a feature found on most routers which makes the DHCP server to automatically assign the same IP address to a specific network device, each time the device requests an address from the DHCP server. This works by assigning a static IP to the device's unique MAC address.
To Get the name of network interface and the default gateway in Linux:
You can either use ip command or the network manager CLI like this:
$ nmcli d
This article covers how to install MySQL version 8.0 on an Ubuntu 20.04 server. By completing it, you will have a working relational database that you can use to build your next website or application.
MySQL is an open-source database management system, commonly installed as part of the popular LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP/Python/Perl) stack. It implements the relational model and uses Structured Query Language (better known as SQL) to manage its data.
To install MySQL using the APT package repository:
1. Update the package index on your server if you've not done so recently:
$ sudo apt update
2. Then install the mysql-server package:
$ sudo apt install mysql-server
This will install MySQL, but will not prompt you to set a password or make any other configuration changes.
Because this leaves your installation of MySQL insecure, we will address this next.
This article covers how to create a user with sudo privileges. You can now log in to your Ubuntu server with this user account and use sudo to run administrative commands.
Basically, The sudo command provides a mechanism for granting administrator privileges, ordinarily only available to the root user, to normal users.