To Install Apache And PHP, follow the instructions below:
Run the following command
yum install httpd
Now we need to start Apache, so run the following command
service httpd start
We need to install PHP, PHP-Devel so that we have some developer tools, and PHP-MySQL so that we can access MySQL through our PHP scripts.
Run the following commands
yum install php
yum install php-devel
yum install php-mysql
The PHP configuration file is called “php.ini” and is located at /etc/php.ini
Most common configuration changes:
log_errors (if on, must specify log file name)
Creating a PHP/MySQL Page
First we need to get to our document root, for example "cd /var/www/html/"
Run this command to get the source files:
Now let’s unzip this file:
Now let’s make sure the file is set to connect to our database:
Now that we’ve verified this, let’s visit our site and see what happens. Run the following command:
Even though it is one line of code it is very powerful and gives you a lot of information about the current PHP install.