Hey everyone , In this article I will show you how you can install XAMPP server in your ubuntu 22.04 . XAMPP stands for X-operating-system , Apache , MySQL , PHP and PERL .
Basically XAMPP is a software which allows us to manage a webserver in our local machine . XAMPP provides Apache as a web server , PHP and PERL as a backend language , MySQL as a database , Filezilla for ftp control , mercury mail for sending mails and much more .
You can easily download XAMPP in windows , but in this article we will talk about how to install XAMPP in ubuntu 22.04 .
Let’s get started
So to install XAMPP in ubuntu 22.04 , you need to visit the below mentioned link and download XAMPP according to your PHP version .
scroll down and you will XAMPP for linux section , there will be a download button . Download XAMPP according to you PHP version requirement by clicking on download button .
Now go to Downloads directory and make the downloaded file executable by typing the below command
sudo chmod 755 xampp-linux-*-installer.run
Then run the below command to execute the file
Then after you will get a GUI of installation , like the below image . Here you need to click on next button .
Install XAMPP through this GUI and after successful installation click on finish button .
Now you are ready to go with XAMPP . It is installed in /opt/lampp directory .
Use following commands to start and stop XAMPP server .
sudo /opt/lampp/xampp start //to start the server sudo /opt/lampp/xampp stop //to stop the server
Uninstalling XAMPP Server
Now to uninstall XAMPP server use the below command
cd /opt/lampp sudo ./uninstall
Then you will be prompted for yes or no , type yes , and then finally remove all the specified directory with the following command
sudo rm –r /opt/lampp
So that’s all for this aritcle guys . You can
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