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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to install XAMPP 1.8.2.0 installer.run doesn't start

How can I install the new XAMPP? I tried out various tutorials, but it still does not work. If I type in ./xampp-linux-1.8.2-0-installer.run nothing happens (it shows me ...
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XAMPP alias permission denied

My aliases work fine in /home directory. When I try to make alias on my /media partition "data" I get an error - access forbidden. Permissions on media are -drwxr-xr-x and on my partition "data" ...
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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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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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Apache do not redirect correctly. Two similar projects, but different redirect

I've installed xampp, and started configuring my current working project, and as a result I was unable to do this due to magic circumstances. First of all I guessed that this is something wrong with ...
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Unable to configure lampp server, stuck in splash screen

I installed lampp server (downloaded the .tar.xz file then extracted to the /opt folder) on my ubuntu 12.10 machine, I'm able to start apache, mysql and everything else but when I open the browser and ...
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Xampp MySQL and PhpMyamin error ubuntu 14.04

just installled latest xampp package on my localhost and on my terminal everything looks fine as shown below: **root@SKYBUNTU:/home/maze# /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 5.6.3-0... ...
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Can't stop Apache

I just dump here the code: root@xxx-linux:/opt/lampp# ./lampp stopapache XAMPP: Stopping Apache...fail. apachectl returned 1. root@xxx-linux:/opt/lampp# It surely works, because it parses the ...
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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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xampp not install in ubuntu for php

i am A php Developer and i am using ubuntu for php. if install the xampp in ubuntu using terminal both way then produce the error. i am telling you what step i did it which step error produce.. ...
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XAMPP installed as root. How to choose a different user?

I just installed XAMPP onto Ubuntu 14.04. However, it installed itself as root instead of the user I created for this purpose. I assume that this is a BAD IDEA and would like to change this. How can ...
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Setting up VMWare, Ubuntu and XAMPP

I am running an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS guest OS inside VMWare Player 6.0.3 build-1895310 and a host OS of Windows 7 SP1 x64 Professional. I also have XAMPP for Linux 5.5.19-0 installed. I am sharing a ...
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using phpstorm and xampp and unable to create new project folder

I am really new to ubuntu and finally managed to get xampp working with xdebug and now i am trying to setup phpstorm but i run into problem. My understanding is that the projects have to be created ...
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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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After Downloading Xampp from sourcefigure the terminal can't see it

I've typed this command in the terminal in it is successfully completed == wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/xampp/files/XAMPP%20Linux/1.8.3/xampp-linux-x64-1.8.3-2-installer.run/download ...
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XAMPP Ubuntu - How would i import Employees Database into Mysql

I am new to linux and programming so any help is appreciated... I have downloaded the Employees sample database from: MySql Sample Database It has given me a .tar.bz2 file type, When i open ...
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Enable to install anything after a XAMPP installation in 14.04 LTS

I'm new to Ubuntu 14.04 , i spent some time in it , all was fine till a XAMPP installation : so i can't install anything from command line or from Ubuntu Software Center ! I search a lot for a ...
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XAMPP and Blender isn't running

I'm trying to install XAMPP server and Blender on my PC (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) and whenever I try and open it, it just doesn't open.. so I thought "ok fair enough, let's do this the hard way" and did it ...
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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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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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How to run XAMPP Shell in Linux

I know this is probably a dumb question for most of you - but I just recently installed ubuntu, installed XAMPP, run it(apache + mysql working) - now I'd like to use shell to run some of the php ...
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How can I install .run file?

Hi I'm trying to install xampp-linux-1.8.3-5-installer.run on Ubuntu. I tried chmod +x command but it doesn't respond anything. I also tried using sudo but it doesn't make any different. That package ...
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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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your host may have disabled the mail() function

After installing lampp, I have this error on a website (a wordpress locally hosted) trying to send an email: The e-mail could not be sent. Possible reason: your host may have disabled the mail() ...