How to Install a LAMP Stack on a Ubuntu Machine

About LAMP Stack

LAMP Stack is a combination of open-source software that allows dynamic websites and web servers to function accordingly. LAMP is an acronym that stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. As developers, Linux is already installed since our virtual private server runs on Ubuntu. The below steps outline how to install the rest of the LAMP Stack in few easy steps.

Installing LAMP Stack

Step 1: Launch Alibaba Cloud ECS instance for Linux machine

Alibaba Cloud ECS provides optimum support several instances. You can easily launch Alibaba Cloud ECS on your Linux machine. Follow the steps below to execute this application:

  1. Login to your Alibaba Cloud ECS Management Console, where you will be redirected to the main dashboard.

For details and further operation of installing Apache Server, MySQL, PHP, please go to How to Install LAMP Stack.

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