How to install AMP (Apache, PHP and MySQL)in centos

I just learn to setup AMP on centos. Below are the steps

  • Download a copy of CentOS Linux and install it
  • Once your CentOS is installed. type yum install httpd to install apache web server
  • type yum install php to install PHP
  • Once PHP installed successfully, type yum install mysql-server mysql
  • Once everything finish, type service httpd start to start your apache web server, screen will show you if web server service successfully started
  • type service mysqld start to start your mysql server
  • Once both services is running, you can point your browser to http://localhost and you should see a welcome page from CentOS
  • To test php is running properly, go to /var/www/html and create an index.php file with the content below