Install An Apache, PHP and MySQL Development Server On Linux Mint 17 / Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I recently installed the latest version of Linux Mint (17) in my laptop. As I always prefer a clean install, one of the first things I do after restoring my data is to set up the system for basic PHP/MySql development. This basically means settting up a LAMP stack. (Linux, Apache, MySql, PHP) For those who do their development on Windows machines, setting up a Windows, Apache, MySql, PHP stack is fairly easy. Just use a variety of all in one installers lke the ever popular XAMPP. However, setting up a LAMP stack is fairly easy. Especially on Ubuntu variants like Linux Mint. Here's a simple guide. ... [Read More]