LAMP is abbreviated from Linux,Apache,MySQL,andPHP.It’s an open source Web development platform running on Linux operating system.

To install LAMP in ubuntu 9.04,first install the web server Apache2:

sudo apt-get install apache2

Type this in your browser addressbar to check the installation.


Then install the object-oriented scripting language PHP5

sudo apt-get install php5 libapache2-mod-php5

And restart apache by following command

sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

Now install the relational database management system MySQL by following command

sudo apt-get install mysql-server

Install the free software tool phpMyAdmin to handle the administration of MySQL over the World Wide Web.

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin

A blue screen will appear during the installation,choose the apache2 and click ok.