Hey, I've got LAMPP installed in Ubuntu and I want to get .htaccess working but I don't know how. And, yes, I have searched all over Google.
LAMPP should be configured to enable .htaccess already. If you want to be sure, check for this line in
Your web-root is located at
You should then be able to just create a .htaccess file in your htdocs folder and use it right away.
Have a look at http://httpd.apache.org/docs/1.3/howto/htaccess.html for some reference on how and what to do with .htaccess.
basically you need to enable rewrite module which is done by
And also you need to have AllowOverride in your configuration set to All and not None
and in ubuntu the configurations are found in apache2.conf