How to set up a server with Apache , PHP , MySQL , Perl , phpMyAdmin
Let’s start by installing apache (http server) . you can download the
apache installer on www.apache.org . download the verion you like ,
even thought , in win systems i recomand verion 2 (this tutorials is
for apache 2) . here is a link for it :
for a faster mirror , visit http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi .
After downloading the file (.msi installer) , run it . The installation wizard
is a next , next , finish ‘work’ … The installer will ask you some details like
your server name , your server adress and the admin’s mail adress . if
you have a domain name or a hostname , enter the info’s like this :
Server Name : your_domain.org
Server Adress : www.your-domain.org
Admin Email : email@example.com
if you don’t have one , you should get on e free at :
Check the ‘Run as a service for all users on port 8080’ option and click
next , finish to fiinish the instllation . Advice : Install it in c: (he creates
a folder for it , don’t worry) to make sure you configure it easyer .
If you are finished , open up a browser and write in the adress bar :
If you will see a ‘Test Page for Apache Installation’ , everything works .
Let’s install PHP . download the archives from www.php.net . Here is a
direct link for verion 4.3.9 :
Make sure you download the archive and not the installer . Ok! after
downloading it , extract the archive in c:/php (this is to simplify paths) .
Now , open up c:/apache/conf/httpd.conf and search for this line :
#LoadModule ssl_module modules/mod_ssl.so