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Here is a list of the free tutorials I’ve produced.

  • Setting up a web folder
    This tutorial follows on from the setting up a development server tutorial and we ill be making a folder to contain our websites. Steps 1 and 2 are required while steps 3 and 4 are only required if using a linked folder like in the installing XAMPP on Unbuntu tutorial. The use of virtual servers […]
  • Setting up a development Apache 2 web-server on Ubuntu 12.10 or 13.04
    The most common type of web-server available is based on the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) bundle, so in this tutorial I will cover creating a web development server based on these components. Another common component is phpMyAdmin which is a web base MySQL administration tool so we are going to include it in our […]
  • Installing XAMPP on Ubuntu 11.10 and 12.04
    This tutorial has been written to help you install XAMPP on 32bit Ubuntu 11.10 or 12.04 Linux. First let me answer the question why install XAMPP rather than installing Apache, MYSQL and PHP from the Ubuntu repository. XAMPP gives you everything to run a test web server in a single portable package theoretically making it […]