[ubuntu-za] Superuser

Raoul Snyman raoul.snyman at saturnlaboratories.co.za
Thu Mar 4 08:16:48 GMT 2010

On Thu, 04 Mar 2010 10:07:36 +0200, Darrel wrote:
> I used Synaptic, before upgrading to Ubuntu I used Wamp running XP.I
> looked for a "complete" LAMP package to load but failing to find a
> package called "LAMP" I decided the next best thing was to load
> phpmyadmin.

LAMP is a group of applications, not a package.

> Although there is a glitch when I try to access phpmyadmin, Apache
> appears to be working as I recieve the default " ITS WORKING" message
> when pointing the browser at localhost.

You want to install libapache2-mod-php5 and php5-mysql in order to get PHP
running in Apache, and MySQL support in PHP respectively.

One you have these installed, you can access phpMyAdmin via

Raoul Snyman, B.Tech IT (Software Engineering)
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