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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Setting permission for Xampp installation directory. see details

I know bit about setting permission but i'm little in a mess with it. I'm new to ubuntu so i get little confused and took much time to solve a little problem. I have installed xampp with installer ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS/Lampp/Xampp: An error occurred while extracting files

New to Linux/Ubuntu, XAMPP and Drupal. I'm trying to install XAMPP/LAMPP/Drupal to a USB thumbdrive and I keep getting: "An error occurred while extracting files". I have NO idea on how to fix it. ...
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XAMPP installation error

While instaling XAMPP(xampp-linux-x64-5.6.8-0-installer.run) on Ubuntu 15.04, I am getting this error message: Error Copying File.The Application will now exit How to avoid this error and what ...
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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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Xampp : http://localhost/xampp/splash.php :english : nothing happens

After I start Xampp on my Ubuntu 12.04 I go to the localhost and I come to the site, where all languages are listed .... when I click any of these languages nothing happens. Follow steps are already ...
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How to install XAMPP twice?

How to install XAMPP (or any other similar web-server constrution) twice on localhost? I heard its possible to do it by installing into different ports. Is it true? And how to do it?
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Completely uninstall xampp if not installed from apt-get

I've downloaded XAMPP from their website. And then manually installed it from my home directory and it is installed in /opt/lampp I've made tons of changes and I don't remember how to revert back to ...
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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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XAMPP: Another MySQL daemon is already running

I have installed apachi,mysql and php seperatly in ubuntu. I wanted to install xampp for run one of my project.constructorwhen I run the command sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start it display "XAMPP: ...
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How do I re-installing Xampp on BackBox?

I was installing Xampp from terminal using sudo apt-get install lamp-server My computer shut down while lamp-server was still installing. I ran sudo apt-get install lamp-server again and it returned ...
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Proftpd can't retrieve directory listing when outside the network

I know this question has been asked many times on the internet and a google search will bring up a multitude of posts, but none of them have been of any help and are all very vague and not specific, ...
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XAMPP: Starting Apache…fail

I installed XAMPP in my Ubuntu laptop and I used to work with it without a problem. Just starting the server with: sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Then, I tried to install a software that needed an ...
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How can I activate MySQL Database Server?

I have a problem with my xampp that's installed on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. After successfully installing my xampp server, I do get access to the lampp server which further indicates that the mysql ...
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New Relic and LAMPP PHP

I've been recently trying to install New Relic to work with my lampp (xampp) install of PHP. Whenever I run the installation it tells me that it cannot find the PHP install location. I'm assuming ...
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phpmyadmin could not connect to mySQL database

I had installed phpmyadmin through the apt-get and it was running fine until I installed XAMPP. Now, it keeps giving me "Acess Denied" I removed phpmyadmin through apt-get remove phpmyadmin ...
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Sendmail xampp linux

I configured the php.ini in my xampp folder to send mails to my own gmail account but the does not work. Can someone help me please?? maybe through teamviewer?? Bu the way I use Linux Ubuntu 15.04
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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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How to fix LocalHost Error

I am a student of computer science. We were asked to install XAMPP to use MySQL. There was a warning that antivirus software could affect XAMPP. My XAMPP works well but I cannot access LocalHost ...
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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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Cannot install xampp in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I was trying to install xampp into my ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I got guidance from this video to do that. But it wasn't working well for me. I got stuck at the middle. Help me get out of it. These were the ...
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Another MySQL daemon is already running?

root@jose-desktop:~# sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.7.7... XAMPP: Starting Apache... XAMPP: Another MySQL daemon is already running. XAMPP: Starting ProFTPD... XAMPP for Linux ...
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How to start xampp GUI

I am having trouble finding out how to start the expanded GUI. I have found a tutorial on how to start this one sudo /opt/lampp/share/xampp-control-panel/xampp-control-panel But I am not able to find ...
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I cant install XAMPP for no reason (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

I have a problem, which might be too easy to see. i don get it right now. I have a 32 bit sys Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. i want to install the XAMPP Version for it but can manage to even start the installer. I ...
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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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Wordpress keep asking for 755 access on htdocs

I have a local installation of Wordpress. I changed the privillages of the htdocs folder to 755 and to all the subfolders and files. However, plugins of Wordpress still cannot create folders and ...
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how to run servlets in XAMPP server

I had installed xampp in ubuntu 14.04. now i want to have servlet functionality. I searched in net, everyone saying use the tomcat but i want to do it in xampp is it possible if yes how to do that ...
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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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Apache2 didn't work after instaling WordPress

I was installed WordPress, then I try to start XAMPP but it do not work. It bring me out a document(Apache2 Ubuntu Default Page). Pleas help because this need me for school. Thank you previously.
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Unable to connect to localhost in browser after installing XAMPP successfully

I have successfully installed XAMPP 1.5.3 following this guide on Ubuntu 12.04 and it started with no errors. $ sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.5.3a... XAMPP: Starting Apache ...
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Installing Xampp on an amazon Ubuntu Instance: GUI Issue on XFCE4 and Mate Desktop environments

I am using Microsoft Remote Desktop connection to connect to an Ubuntu Instance on Amazon. After downloading the .run file of Xampp and executing it using sudo ./xampp-linux-***-installer.run ...
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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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Server Error 500 Localhost in xampp

Im trying to access the folder.Im using ubuntu 14.4 i have installed xampp trying to access folder http://localhost/comment/ But i got error like Server error! The server encountered an internal ...
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unable to excecute mysql from command line

I've installed xampp. I want to use mysql only and i want to use it in command line not in php myadmin. how can i do that? I've installed mysql again with sudo apt-get install mysql....5.5 so I've ...
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xampp installation problem on ubuntu 14.04

iam getting "Segmentation fault (core dumped)" error while installing xampp 64bit, on my ubuntu running 14.04.2 x64. please suggest some solution.
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how to create the new directory in xampp

I have installed the xampp on Ubuntu 14.4. i don't know where to create the new directory i mean which path ? I'm new user to Ubuntu please suggest me ideas ? I gone to opt/lamp/ht docs/ i didn't ...
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MySql not starting after reboot

when running opt/lamp/lamp restart get error output: XAMPP: XAMPP for Linux 1.7.7 XAMPP: XAMPP Apache is not running XAMPP MySQL is not running XAMPP: Stopping TEST -plugin XAMPP: Stopped XAMPP ...
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How to save php file in /opt/lampp/htdocs without going to terminal and type sudo gedit? [duplicate]

I am very new to Ubuntu and I still don't understand a lot of basic concepts so please bear with me. I successfully installed XAMPP 1.7.4 in my ubuntu 11.04. The XAMPP is installed in /opt/lampp. I ...
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Install Composer and configure with XAMPP

After reading on web, I learned that XAMPP has php-cli pre-installed and it is accessed by /opt/lampp/bin/php . I installed composer using the following and all went well: sudo curl -s ...
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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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Browser tends to download PHP files instead 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? XAMPP ...
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how to install xampp on ubuntu 14 without using terminal

I am new to ubuntu. I am wondering is there any way to install xampp on ubuntu without using terminal and software -center. I mean can we install it using package repository for simple installation ...
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sudo service apache2 stop no longer works?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 last month after a long layoff (April 2014) from programming PHP scripts accessing a MySql database. I have always installed and used XAMPP for years. When starting XAMPP with ...
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Xampp htdocs folder , sub folders and all files permiossion

I am not familiar with Ubuntu , i copied my project folder in htdocs but when i open my project in browser it loads but styling files (css files) doesn't loads . Its permission problem . I have done a ...
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Symfony2 cache permissions issue ubuntu 12.10

i have install lampp 1.8.1 in /opt/lampp.Everything is working fine. i added my current user as owner to the htdocs folder so that i can write to htdocs folder. then i created my symfony2 project. ...
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How to make Curl and PHP available when installed from Xampp

I have installed a recent copy of XAMPP on Ubuntu 14.04. However, when I issue this command: curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php I get the following error messages: The program ...
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How to start XAMPP in my browser after installing it successfully

I followed this link to install XAMPP on my machine: XAMMP for Linux. I can't open XAMPP in my browser, but I'm getting the 404 errror i.e Not Found The requested URL /xampp/index.php was not found ...
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Apache 2 server can not start with Xampp

I already installed Xampp and newly I installed libapache2-svn. Whenever I want to start Xampp it shows the following: XAMPP: Starting Apache...fail. XAMPP: Another web server is already running.
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Xampp apache do not restart

After setting up my virtual host, I restarted my xampp server with sudo /opt/lampp/lampp and I noticed Apache was not restarting. sachin-agarwal@ubuntu:~$ sudo /opt/lampp/lampp restart ...
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xampp: Apache WebServer is stopped

I am using ubuntu14.04 . I've installed xampp. When i open the xampp control panel(as root/other user) all the services get running when i click start all except Apache WebServer. What can i do to ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 - XAMPP status running but not able to execute files

I am a newbie in Ubuntu. I tried to start XAMPP automatically using the below url start XAMPP automatically I have started xampp services using the following command. sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start ...