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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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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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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Install cakePHP 3.2.8 on xampp (ubuntu 16.04)

I had searched through a lot of sites but i haven't found a method to install the last version of cakePHP (3.2.8) on xampp (7.06), i need help.
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Running desktop entry causes program to start then close without ever showing

I'm trying to make a desktop entry for Xampp on Ubuntu 16.04. Here's what I have so far.. [Desktop Entry] Type=Application Comment=Launch XAMPP Manager Keywords=XAMPP,php,apache Name=Xampp ...
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How to upgrade Xampp to the newest version

This might seem like a silly question but by golly I've tried and tried for a whole week and no results. I don't know if it's something wrong with my queries, or too much "Install Xampp" clutter in my ...
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.run files being read as text files 16.04

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on a former Windows 8.1 laptop (from a USB drive), and I am trying to install XAMPP on it. I put the .run file I downloaded on a SD card (I can't get wifi on the laptop) and ...
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MySQL Database in XAMMP is stoped

I'm running Xampp on Linux(Ubuntu 14.04) and while everything was working fine until an hour back right after I shut it down it suddenly starts throwing this error. the erreur : MySQL said: ...
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How to documentroot for Xampp databse that i used in Windows but want to use it in ubuntu gnome 16.04?

I am using Ubuntu gnome 16.04 on my laptop alongside windows 10. Both are 64-bit. I already have huge Xampp database on my Windows, i don't want to copy/build everything again on Ubuntu.
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Text file is not editable [duplicate]

I've installed xampp, port listening error was occur so i was following the commands as follows: Open the file /opt/lampp/etc/httpd.conf Search the Listen 80 and change it to some other port (e.g. ...
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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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I just installed xampp on ubuntu 14.04, mysql is not starting in control panel

I just installed xampp on ubuntu. When I am starting xampp using sudo /opt/lampp/xampp start, I am getting: XAMPP: Starting Apache...already running. XAMPP: Starting MySQL...ok. XAMPP: Starting ...
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Mysql Error SQLSTATE[HY000] [1045] Access denied for user. While installing Drupal 7 in localhost

I recently did a clean upgrade from ubuntu 14.04 to ubuntu 16.04. I could easily install drupal 7 in ubuntu 14.04 but my problem is arising when i am creating a new database for drupal 7.43. I ...
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phpMyAdmin tried to connect to the MySQL server, and the server rejected the connection XAMPP

Hi i am intend to connect phpMyAdmin, i have install XAMPP but i change the port using this guide Cannot start XAMPP on Ubuntu 11.10 I use this URL to enter phpMyAdmin ...
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Does laravel 5.0 work in Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I had previously ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed and I have so many projects on laravel 5.0. After the release of Ubuntu 16.04 I installed it on my machine and I am facing a lot of difficulties to get ...
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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 went correct , but in localhost I get the “Apache2 default page”, didn't get xampp home page

I download Xampp from apachefriends.org and install it using the procedure which is published in computernetworkingnotes.com. I got the installation wizard and I installed it to check whether it ...
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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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Running MySQL database browser GUI from lampp

I have followed the instructions in the How to start xampp GUI and get the following error when I type in the terminal: sudo /opt/lampp/share/xampp-control-panel/xampp-control-panel Error importing ...
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Error copying file on xampp installing in ubuntu [duplicate]

I want to try install xampp on Ubuntu 14.04, I download xampp-linux-x64-5.6.15-1-installer.run and try to run it with sudo ,but in between of unpacking it getting error . I lookup at path ...
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How to upgrade PHP 5.5.30 to PHP7 in XAMPP, Using Ubuntu 15.10

PHP 7 is released, How can i install PHP7 in XAMPP. I am currently using PHP 5.5.30 and my Ubuntu version is 15.10 . Thanks
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How to configure setting of phppgadmin with xampp and postgresql 9.5?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, Xampp 5.6 and PostgreSQL-9.5 I have already uncommented these lines: extension=php_pdo_pgsql.dll extension=php_pdo_sqlite.dll extension=php_pgsql.dll but still I this ...
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Apache 2.4.7 doesn't load all .css files

I run a server with Ubuntu and Apache 2.4.7 and for debugging I run locally XAMPP Version 5.6.19. For the first time I noticed a difference in the page I'm developing. On the XAMPP Apache works ...
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Can't see my list of php files on localhost using LAMPP

Completely new to Ubuntu (14.04) here so, I apologies if I'm duplicating questions or breaking some other rules! I've installed XAMPP (LAMPP) for Ubuntu following the instructions here: ...
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Access forbidden 403 error in xampp

I am very new to xampp. I have made a fresh xampp install with the following commands. sudo su cd /tmp wget bit.ly/1cmyrUo -O xampp-32bit.run chmod 777 ./xampp-32bit.run sudo ./xampp-32bit.run Then ...
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MySQL wont start with XAMPP

I have installed XAMPP on my Ubuntu 14.04 and everything works but not MySQL. MySQL is installed and works just fine with workbench but not when I try to reach it with a installation of Magento. ...
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XAMPP: Deamon is already running, but it's NOT apache

This one is giving me a headache... I have installed XAMPP for Linux 1.7.7 on Ubuntu 12.10. I haven't installed the latest version because of the new security "feature" which makes XAMPP so secure I ...
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Moving project over from XAMPP (windows) to LAMP (linux)

I have a project that I was building in xampp in windows environment which was working fine. However I am switching to using ubuntu now so have copied the files for this project over to LAMP in my ...
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XAMPP: Starting Apache…fail [duplicate]

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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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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Trying to XAMPP on Ubuntu 14.04

I install XAMPP and installation is successful but I am not able to start XAMPP. I get the following message: Starting XAMPP for Linux 5.6.14-0... XAMPP: Starting Apache...fail. XAMPP: Another web ...
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Lampp - Virtual Hosts not working

I have installed a fresh package of Xampp on Ubuntu 14.04 I am trying to create a virtual host for my project but it is not working. Below is how I created a virtual host: sudo gedit ...
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Xampp port not working

I've got xampp installed on ubuntu. The port which I'm using is 3000. Let's say that my IP address is 123.123.123.123 When from another device I'm checking port 3000 for page 123.123.123.123 it's ...
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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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Unhandled exception can't connect to mysql server on '127.0.0.1' (111) (code 2003)

I am new to Ubuntu using version 14.04 64-bit. I have successfully installed xampp and all services are running correctly. However I have installed mysql workbench and then I get the error; Unhandled ...
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XAMPP: running index.php leads to error (Win/Linux)

I used to use XAMPP on a Windows Computer to see how my homepage (php) works. Everything works fine without any issues. I now installed XAMPP on my Notebook which runs on Linux. Installation went ...
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Error when install xampp

when using apt-get install xampp i get this Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package xampp How can i fix this, ...
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Error when using apt-get update

When I using try to update using apt-get update, I am getting error as follows, Err http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty/main amd64 Packages 404 Not Found Hit ...
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./xampp-linux-x64-5.6.14-0-installer.run command not found

Hi all i'm trying to install xampp on my ubuntu 15.04 i've downloaded the .run file and i've collocated it on my Desktop with terminal for first i've moved to the desktop with: cd Desktop then ...
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Installing XAMPP over an existing LAMP

I have installed XAMPP over an existing LAMP in Linux Mint 17. When I try to start all servers using GUI, only ProFTD status changes to 'running'. Here is my log: Starting all servers... Starting ...
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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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Replace Lamp with Xampp

I have installed Lamp. Now I would like to remove it and replace it with Xampp. I'm a bit worried about Apache and MySql. Lamp is located in the var folder, Xampp in the opt folder. What's the correct ...
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I need help (xampp - php)

I install xampp for ubuntu, and the only way to open archives .php is when I creade .php in /opt/lampp/htdocs. But when I write "localhost/example.php" the browser open that file, but the styles and ...
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Apache2 fail “start”

Hello everyone I wish you help me. My problem that apache 2 not running, in spite of I wrote command service apache2 start or /etc/init.d/apache2 restart. When I enter in localhost I saw this ...
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“Syntax error: Unterminated quoted string” when running xampp installer file

I want to install XAMPP on my machine. I downloaded the install file from this website and stored it in my default Downloads directory. The site gives instructions on how to install it, then. I ...
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php -v showing 5.4 and phpinfo show 5.6

I am trying to install laravel that need > 5.5php version. My current php is of version 5.6, but composer detect version 5.4 and gives error. How to remove php 5.4 or make the correct version for ...
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How to install codeigniter in xampp?

I have installed xampp in ubuntu. Need to copy CodeIgniter into xampp. Please tell me the procedures.
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How can I access xampp vhosts on HOST OS (Ubuntu) from Guest OS (Windows 10)?

I have a machine running Ubuntu on host and Windows10 as Guest running using VirtualBox. I have also setup the vhost say http://site.local which is working fine. Now I would like to be able to access ...
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XAMPP - Apache and ProFTPD won't start

PC: Toshiba Satellite U840W-F747; 10 gig ram; 1.7GHz CPU XAMPP: 5.6.15-1 OS: Xubuntu 14.04.3 I have a fresh install of Xubuntu and xampp, no Skype or any IM, just Firefox. I tried to run ampps and ...
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in XAMMP MySQL Database is stoped

I'm running Xampp on Linux(Ubuntu 14.04) and while everything was working fine until an hour back right after I shut it down it suddenly starts throwing this error. the erreur : MySQL said: ...
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what is the solution of Mysql database stoped

I have XAMPP for Linux 5.6.12-0 . When I Start the Xammp , It shows the following : Starting XAMPP for Linux 5.6.12-0... XAMPP: Starting Apache...ok. XAMPP: Starting MySQL...ok. XAMPP: Starting ...