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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cannot connect to MYSQL server through phpmyadmin

This is my phpmyadmin login page. I am using Ubuntu 16.04 . I am using the XAMPP server. Apache and php server are working fine ,but I cannot access the phpmyadmin. When I use sudo /opt/lampp/lampp ...
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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 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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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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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 http://localhost:2145/...
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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 install multiple versions of XAMPP?

I'm having trouble installing multiple versions of XAMPP on my machine. I am currently using version 1.7.7 and installed it in /opt/lampp, but I also need to install the previous version which is ...
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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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XAMPP install error in Ubuntu command not found

I'm trying to install XAMPP. I tried all three commands below but the last command is not working and im getting error "command not found" sudo chmod +x xampp-linux-x64-1.8.3-2-installer.run sudo ...
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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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Should someone install Apache, MySQL etc. or use ready-made packets like XAMPP for PHP development?

Do you use a webserver development package (like XAMPP) or do you install apache, mysql, php per package for PHP / Perl / Python / etc. development? What is your practical experience? I have ...
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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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Phpmyadmin : Cannot connect: invalid settings

When I'm going on my phpmyadmin in localhost it returns me this error : Cannot connect: invalid settings. Connection for controluser as defined in your configuration failed. phpMyAdmin ...
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How to ssh from XAMPP to local machine

This may be a strange/stupid question but I'm new to this sort of stuff! I was wondering if I can setup a ssh connection using keys between my XAMPP local server and my actual local machine? I need to ...
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Codeigniter folder from windows xampp to xubuntu xampp

I have developed a website in windows and now I copy my codeigniter folder project to xubuntu xampp thinking it will be more easy but the problem is that I always get error 404 page not found. I put a ...
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How to change directory permission from read-write to read-only [duplicate]

I'm an elementary-os user and I recently installed XAMPP to practice PHP. At first, I had to give read-write permission to /opt/lampp/htdocs/, in order to create the project files. But ...
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latest xampp on ubuntu utf8 encoding issue

I have installed latest version of xampp on my ubuntu server but I have issue I use mydac to establish connection to mysql server and every thing is fine . But when I try to insert a non latin ...
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How to stop XAMPP/MySQL from defaulting to IPv6?

I installed XAMPP for Linux on a fresh Ubuntu 14.04. I started all servers and ran netstat -tupln. The mysql server is running on IPv6: tcp6 0 0 :::3306 :::* LISTEN 2818/mysqld I ...
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Change XAMPP's htdocs web root folder to another one

I'm trying to change the XAMPP's web root default directory /opt/lampp/htocs to another one like /home/me/Dropbox/public_html without success. I've edited the file /opt/lampp/etc/httpd.conf # old ...
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Lampp (xampp) stop after reboot, not work autostart on Ubuntu

I am working with Ubuntu Server 15.04, I have a problem at some point in the night the computer restarts or shuts off the power goes out or simply stops working the lampp (Xampp) apachefriends, I ...
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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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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 'curl'...
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Installing Xampp (or, Lampp) through SSH

I am pretty much new to the whole concept of Ubuntu and Linux as a whole. I've installed and had my server run php5 on my ubuntu 14.04 without problems as such. The issue arrise when I realised that I ...
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Ubuntu Snappy XAMPP Pi2

Is there a way to install xampp in Ubuntu snappy 14.04 Raspberry Pi 2?
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Cannot access phpmyadmin on xampp on 16.04 LTS

Every time I try to access phpmyadmin on my XAMPP I get this message: Error during session start; please check your PHP and/or webserver log file and configure your PHP installation properly. Also ...
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'403 forbidden error' after xampp installation

I just installed Xampp 5.6.21 (Apache 2.4.18) I moved the installation from /opt/lampp to /home/peter/project/xampp and created a symlink from /opt/lampp to the new destination. I can start the ...
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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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Apache web server not starting

I have installed xampp on ubuntu. But can not start apache web server and it gives the following error. How can I stop or remove the server that currently running and start the apache web server? ...
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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 Terminal=...
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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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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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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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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 ~/.local/share/...
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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 /opt/...
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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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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 https://...