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 start XAMPP on Ubuntu 11.10

When I try to start XAMPP with sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start command it gives me a message like this. Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.7.7... XAMPP: Another web server daemon with SSL is already running. ...
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.php files are downloaded instead of being parsed by Apache

I have Xampp on Ubuntu 11.04. .php files are downloaded instead of parsed by Apache! How do I get Apache to parse them?
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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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Good Intellij installation on ubuntu 15

So I installed intellij idea. The installer does not create a desktop icon (...) and further more, when I try deploying my files to my xampp (lampp) installation, I get an error. I guess this is due ...
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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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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 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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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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Error when installing xampp

I copied the xampp zip onto the desktop and executed this in a terminal: sudo tar xvfz xampp-linux-1.5.3a.tar.gz -C /opt When i tried to install xampp, I am getting this error tar (child): ...
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Sudo permissions error

I am getting the following error: sudo: unable to resolve host XXX sudo: /etc/sudoers is mode 0666, should be 0440 Segmentation fault To start xampp, I typed sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Please ...
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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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Xampp suddenly requesting 32bit libs

Xampp was working perfectly until yesterday. but now it tells me: XAMPP is currently only availably as 32 bit application. Please use a 32 bit compatibility library for your system. This is ...
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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 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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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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Not executing programs (*.sh ) with double click in 13.04 [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu to host many servers, some minecraft, some cloud services, and many websites. Unfortunately, after upgrading to Ubuntu 13.04, It will not launch the craftbukkit.sh even though it is set ...
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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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'No such file or directory' after downloading xampp from SourceForce following Ubuntuportal's tutorial

I am trying to install XAMPP in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. In this regard I am following this tutorial. I executed successfully in terminal : wget ...
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Problems using PostgreSQL with XAMPP

I seem to have trouble getting PostgreSQL to work on XAMPP (using Lubuntu 14.02). I am new to working with both PHP, servers and databases, but I get the following error message. Fatal error: ...
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Using Ubuntu One to synchronise htdocs?

I'm new to Linux. I've got XAMPP installed on Ubuntu 10.10 in /opt/lampp/. I'd like to synchronise the files in /opt/lampp/htdocs/ with Ubuntu One (and I've bought 20gb in preparation), but there's ...
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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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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 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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Ubuntu won't shutdown (stuck on “Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules”)

When try to shutdown the computer it stays on a "Stopping VirtualBox kernel modules" message. It looks like it has to do something with VirtualBox, but happens even if I didn't use VirtualBox at all. ...
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I can not access phpmyadmin after installing Lampp(XAMPP for Linux 1.8.1) on Ubuntu 12.04

Im seeing this error while trying to open phpmyadmin (http://127.0.0.1/phpmyadmin) : `New XAMPP security concept: Access to the requested object is only available from the local network. This ...
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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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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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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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MySql is not starting xampp on ubuntu

I have recently migrated to ubuntu and I have intalled Xampp for Ubuntu .. lampp as per the instructions mentioned on xampp website, i have installed the lampp lampp Installation And it was starting ...
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Virtual Host in XAMPP (help)

İ want to create the Virtual Host in XAMPP. Thus I googled for it. and I did the same changes in my config files like as Virtual Host in XAMPP. But when I went http://localhost2 it say's me: ...
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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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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 do I start/stop mysql in XAMPP?

I installed XAMPP. Now the problems are I can not start mysql root@ubuntu:/# sudo /opt/lampp/lampp startmysql XAMPP: Starting MySQL... XAMPP: Couldn't start MySQL! I can not put my projects so i can ...
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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