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Getting Apache Working under LInux – Easy Way

Getting Apache working under linux

Installing Apache ourselves is a tedious job and if you’ve got lot of time and patience left in you, then you’ll go for installing apache by yourself i.e. compiling, configuring, etc..

But now, lets see how to get apache working under linux in no time. You might have already heard of the software called XAMPP or LAMPP. We are going to use it.
LAMP is Linux Apache Mysql Perl/PHP.

As the name indicates, the LAMPP comes with Apache, MySQL and PHP preconfigured to work in symbiosis. So we do not need to go through the hassle of installing Apache, PHP and MySQL seperately and again configuring Apache.

Lets see how to install LAMPP.

  1. Download LAMPP (or) XAMPP for LINUX from here.
  2. Move the downloaded file to the home folder
  3. Open Terminal
  4. Type :
1. sudo -i
2. cd /home/your_username/
3. tar xvfz xampp-linux-1.7.7.tar.gz -C /opt

Thats it. Now, XAMPP will be installed in /opt/lampp/ directory.
Wasn’t that easy ?¬† The following will enable you to manage LAMPP server process

1. cd /opt/lampp
2. ./lampp start ( To start lampp)
3. ./lampp stop (To stop lampp)
4. ./lampp restart (To restart lampp)

After you’ve started LAMPP, go to your browser and direct it to http://localhost. You’ll see the page like below :

Installing Reliance Data Card Software in Linux

Recently, I made a post about installing airtel data card on Linux. Now ,we are gonna see how to install Reliance Data Card on LINUX. Unlike installing airtel’s , installing Reliance Data Card is much easier.

Here is what you gotta do :

  1. Visit this page
  2. Click on Downloads section.
  3. You’ll find ‘For LINUX Drivers’ link. Click on it and your download will start
  4. After your download has heart singles finished, extract the contents to a folder.
  5. You will have both RPM and DEB files.
  6. If you use debian based linux i.e. Debian, Ubuntu, Mint, Ultimate Edition, double click on ‘UBUNTU.deb’ file to install it
  7. If slovakian dating culture you use Fedora based linux, then use ‘Fedora.rpm’ for installation
  8. For Open Suse, use ‘Open Suse,rpm’ for installation.
Thats it. Now wasn’t that easy like i said before..