XAMPP is a cross-platform distribution containing Apache, MySQL, PHP and Perl. It is NOT packaged in Ubuntu! Installing LAMP, which consists of the same components, is recommended instead and as easy as installing XAMPP.

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Run PHP from the command line

I have installed XAMPP v1.8.3 for my PHP development. I am new to Ubuntu, so I don't know how to set environment variable for PHP which is located at /opt/lampp/bin/php. I can run PHP scripts from ...
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Xampp Control Panel Can Not Launch

After searching all over the WWW, I couldn't solve my problem. I want to launch Xampp via desktop control panel and also I made the xampp-control-panel.desktop in desktop and ...
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Xamppp No Mcrypt.ini when intalling Lavarel

I tried to install Laravel on Xubuntu 14.04 I searched for every method, they all go like this. By the way, I tried installing php and apache without xampp and didn't as well so it's not about ...
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Cannot run PHP codes through Netbeans after installing XAMPP

I installed XAMPP and Netbeans to start learning PHP. After I wrote this code <html> <head> <meta charset="UTF-8"> <title></title> </head> <body> ...
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Make xampp a service and start on boot [duplicate]

This seems a common problem and I thought I should be able to find this question in the site, but I was not successful so I'm asking it myself. I installed xampp through the www.apachefriends.org ...
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The requested URL /xampp/ was not found on this server.

I have a running XAMPP(lampp) in the /opt/lampp/htdocs/xampp directory. I have downloaded xampp 1.8.2-4 from here I start xampp by sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start/stop so whenever I hit localhost it ...
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How to know what version of PHP is used on my xampp?

I am using xampp on my Ubuntu OS. And I need to know what version of PHP my xampp is using. How do I do that?
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Does xampp work in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I was thinking about using Ubuntu but wanted to make sure that I could use xampp because I am somewhat familiar with it.
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Localhost Not Found Xampp

I used xampp 2-3 months ago ... now I want to use it again and I have the same projects in the same folders but when I try to access localhost i recive a 404 Not Found error. I don't understant why I ...
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XAMPP on Ubuntu 13.10

I have installed XAMPP on Ubuntu 13.10 I am running XAMPP from the command line by: sudo /opt/lampp/share/xampp-control-panel/xampp-control-panel Rather than type this long command just to start ...
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How to create new project within Xampp?

I was wondering how you can create a new folder so when I type localhost/folder, it will read the files within the folder. I don't know where to find the folder to put it.
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Can´t install Xampp on Ubuntu 13.10

I'm trying to install Xampp but those errors appeared when I followed some of the steps shown in other posts. How can I fix this?
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browser tends to download php files nstead of displaying them, while using XAMPP for linux

I am using XAMPP for linux, but when i try to open a php file saved in a folder saved in home directory, the browser downloads the php file instead of displaying it, what could be the problem? ...
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Cant install xampp (Syntax error : Unterminated quoted string)

Sorry for my english i did those steps 1) Dowmload de file : xampp-linux-x64-1.8.3-2-installer.run 2) Open terminal... JonasJhy@Ububtu:~/Downloads$ 3) Write this ...
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How can I install different versions of PHP in xampp

I installed the latest version of xampp i.e. 1.8.3-2 in ubuntu 12.04. I found that it include php 5.5.6 and I want the lesser php version to work on my site. How can i install the new version or ...
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how to load xampp graphical UI?

I just Install Xampp But maybe somewhere i Missed It Because I can't Load Any Xampp GUI. Also The Browsers Is Not Working Local host URL. Thank you
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Script timeout passed, if you want to finish import, please resubmit same file and import will resume

I am getting this error while importing the database in mysql, and when I resubmit the same file than I am getting this error Error SQL query: -- -- Dumping data for table `adminnotification_inbox` ...
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Not finding Xampp in ubuntu software center?

Hi all I'm trying to install xampp but I am unable to do it. I searched many things but wont work for me. I dont know what is happening in my system because even the ubuntu center is unable to find ...
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Creating and executing shell scripts to run XAMPP on double click [duplicate]

Basic Specs - Ubuntu 13.10, Gnome 3 (session fallback), Ambiance theme, Faenza icons. I recently installed XAMPP, now everytime i want to use the program i have to run the sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start ...
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How do I set DocumentRoot/Directory path in XAMPP httpd.conf to USB flash folder?

I use Lubuntu 13.10 with XAMPP for Linux 1.8.3 and my USB flash is FAt32 formated. When I try to set XAMPP configuration file /opt/lampp/etc/httpd.conf: <Directory /> Order allow,deny ...
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Problems after xampp install via xampp-linux-1.8.3-2-installer.run

I just installed xampp via xampp-linux-1.8.3-2-installer.run on ubuntu 12.04. It required root access, so I used sudo bash. Now the option to re-open recently closed tabs stopped working on all ...
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Create a launcher to launch multiple applications at once?

When I develop, I have to start XAMPP and open up Sublime Text. So, wouldn't it be better to have them both open from the same launcher on my desktop? Right now I have 2 launchers, one for starting ...
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install xdebug error

I followed these steps to install xdebug on ubuntu Download Latest XDebug Source file Unpack package, run: tar -xvzf xdebug-2.2.3 Run: cd xdebug-2.2.3 Run: phpize Run: sudo apt-get install ...
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XAMPP in Ubuntu

I am a newbie to Ubuntu and XAMPP (XAMPP-Linux). I installed Ubuntu first and Apache, MySQL and PHP with that. Then I installed XAMPP. I am able to get to /home/username/directory1. Then I am able ...
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How can i install xampp on directory cd/var/www in ubntu? [duplicate]

I have insatlled ubnutu 12.04..and install xampp, it is working properly but it is installed in opt/lampp/htdocs instead /var/www... How can i fix it??
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failed to open stream

My problem is that when I send my php file as root to the htdocs directory it appears as this. root mustafa # sudo cp programa.php /opt/lampp/htdocs/archivos The php file appears with a big X on ...
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Resolving XAMPP Error 403 on Ubuntu While Setting VirtualHost

Okay, I give in. I need help before this thing drives me nuts. I run Apache 2.4.4 with XAMPP. I have an existing site that was working correctly on www.firstdoman.com before I configured virtualhost. ...
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Upgrading xampp from one version to another version in ubuntu

I am using ubuntu. I have xampp version of 1.7.3a, and I want to upgrade to xampp version 1.8.1. Is that possible to upgrade or should I download a newer version of xampp and install it? If I install ...
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Computer hangs when marking text

I'm new to the Ubuntu community. Using version 12.04. I have a annoying problem, my OS hangs up and all menus disappears when I highlight text. "The left and upper menu dissapears." "Standard ...
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How to easily start a webserver in any folder?

I'm looking for a relatively painless way to launch a web server with document root in any folder I specify (or better yet, where I'm launching). I often try out new things like JS frameworks or so ...
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Installing XAMPP in Xubuntu 13.10

I downloaded the XAMPP .run file from Apacheandfriends but the installation isn't working for me. I can't seem to navigate to my downloads folder and it just keeps saying command not found all the ...
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Postfix won't send emails on my Lab Server

Hello to all and thanks for reading. Running a live Ubuntu server 12.04.3, with wordpress, xampp, and postfix. I have recently installed a lab server in our office (on a MacMini1.1) using the same ...
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Lampp running but not working

i installed lampp and for some weeks it was running well, but some days ago it stopped working. I dont have a clue why... I also cannot stop the services or restart them. Here are some screenshots: ...
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Having Problem Installing Xampp on Ubuntu 12.41 LTS

I followed the following commands to install lampp on UBUNTU 12.04 LTS cd desktop sudo -s tar xvfz xampp-linux-1.7.3a.tar.gz -C /opt sudo chmod 777 -R /opt/lampp/htdocs/ But I got stuck in this ...
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how to install xampp on other drive then /opt/

How can i install xampp in other linux drive? Not the default /opt/ which is i guess ubuntu's OS drive folder. like i do in windows, i have c drive for windows and d drive for xampp. so in case i ...
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Asking for authentication informationon Ubuntu 12.04 with XAMPP

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with XAMPP. In Ubuntu I'm using XAMPP as localhost. I'm using wordpress, but when I'm installing a new theme or plugin it is asking me for authentication information like ...
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opt/lampp/htdocs cant be accessed

First, im new on ubuntu so please bear with me. Im using ubuntu 13.04 and i just installed lampp. Now i want to copy a file to opt/lampp/htdocs. I also cant create new folder and documents in this ...
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where is application/others in ubuntu 13.04?

First, im new in ubuntu so please bear with me. I've installed xampp for linux (lampp), and now im trying to get its UI (like windows) by following this guide I've successfully followed the guide, ...
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Setting XAMPP GUI in Ubuntu 13.04

I already try creating XAMPP GUI in Ubuntu 13.04 using this tutorial http://freshtutorial.com/add-gui-xampp-control-panel-ubuntu/ but still it gives an error file does not exist when creating the ...
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Installing wordpress in Ubuntu 13.04

I downloaded wordpress3.6.tar.gz file from wordpress.org i want to move that from my default downloads folder to /opt/lampp/htdocs folder and also un-zip it please help me out with this i'm new to ...
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XAMPP opt/lmapp/lampp start script is doing nothing

I installed Xampp for Ubuntu 12.04. I was able to reach the Xampp splash page/index page. Then, when I clicked on myphpadmin, it wasn't working and I would get an error page. So instead I tried ...
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How to give specific port to Apache in Ubuntu 12.04 and port for mysql [duplicate]

I am using xampp Apache server but it works locally i want to access it from public ip and i know the whole process but i am stuck how to change the port for Apache server because i dont want to ...
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I can't start Xampp on ubuntu 13.04

I have installed Xampp 1.8.3.1 .run file. and when I type /opt/lampp/lampp start then it gives me a message like this XAMPP: Starting Apache...fail. XAMPP: Another web server is already ...
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Mysql is not starting in ubuntu13.04

After xampp installation I got problem with xampp mysql... When I try to start the xampp.. sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start I got the following response... Starting XAMPP for Linux ...
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Problem with xampp in ubuntu 13.04

I am new to ubuntu.. and I have a problem with my xampp... when i start xampp, it is throwing the following response.. sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.8.1... ...
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Installing XAMPP

I'm new to linux and I'm trying to install XAMPP I downloaded the file and I cant execute it, I followed the Instruction on http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp-linux.html#374 but when I'm trying ...
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Apache won't start in XAMPP

I'm trying to start XAMPP server via : $ sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Get me : Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.8.3-0... XAMPP: Starting Apache...fail. XAMPP: Another web server is already running. ...
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How to set up Apache, MySQL Servers (Ubuntu 12.04 LST)

I am hoping to get guidance on using Apache and MySQL servers on Ubuntu 12.04. I am new to Linux, and am trying to setup a "Localhost" dynamic for basic website design. In windows - I had used a ...
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Installing Xampp on ubuntu 13.04 64-bits [duplicate]

Can any one can help me installing Xampp server from http://www.apachefriends.org/ in to my ubuntu 13.04 64-bit desktop version plzz
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Can I run XAMPP installed on Windows partition

I have been using XAMPP on Windows 7. Now, I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS alongside Windows. I just want to use my XAMPP from Windows while I'm on Ubuntu. I know how can I install and get running ...