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Can somebody please guide me to install xampp on Ubuntu 10.10 or simply to a tutorial that works. I've followed many tutorials from the web which unfortunately doesn't work

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It might be simpler to just install PHP, MySQL, and Apache with apt-get. – Blender Oct 18 '11 at 3:50
possible duplicate of What's the easiest way to set up a LAMP stack? – Lekensteyn Oct 20 '11 at 16:24

This works fine for me:

sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 mysql-server libapache2-mod-php5
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