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Debian – PHP, MySQL, Apache2

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This article is a walkthrough on installing PHP environment – PHP, Apache, MySQL and xDebug on Debian.

When it comes to database servers, there are several free database server applications available. The intended use of the database server will have some impact on which database package you choose. MySQL is the most widely used free database server. However, it’s use is primarily to act as a back end database for Web site applications written in embedded scripting languages like PHP because it doesn’t support things like triggers, stored procedures, and replication (yet).

Open a terminal. You will need to install all the parts as root, so… suit up!

Install Apache web server

apt-get install apache2

Install MySQL server

apt-get install mysql-server

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