What is LAMP stack?
A LAMP stack is a combination of common, free, and open source software that are installed together on a server and build a friendly Linux environment for hosting websites and web apps. This term stands for Linux operating system, Apache web server, MySQL database, and PHP scripting language. LAMP stack is a robust platform to develop websites and web applications. This guide describes an automatic way to install LAMP stack with VPSrobots. By the end of this article, you will find that VPSrobots is a really helpful tool for the users not much knowing Linux server setup.
Install Linux OS
When you deploy a server on a web host, you are required to choose an operating system. Currently, VPSrobots supports to install three Linux distributions which are Debian, Ubuntu, and CentOS 7, so make sure that you selected one of them.
Perform one-click LAMP installation via VPSrobots
Step 1. Log in VPSrobots and connect to your server. After connection to server, your server will be listed in My server section. Click Login icon to access to server.
Step 2. After clicking Login icon, VPSrobots retrieves automatically the details of the current server including uptime, disk and memory usage, and more. Besides the above mentioned details, VPSrobots also shows AMP information, If they are not installed yet, you can click Install LAMP button to install.
Step 3. By clicking Install LAMP button, you are required to set MySQL root password on a pop-up window. After setting the password, click Install button. The LAMP installation starts and will take up a few minutes.
Step 4. After the installation is completed, VPSrobots will automatically recheck AMP status and retrieve the versions. The current versions are displayed in Apache, PHP, and MySQL setting section.
Using VPSrobots to install LAMP stack, you don’t have to mess around with codes, which is really a good news to the users who can’t handle the technical stuff. After LAMP installation, you may install a WordPress site on your server, please check our tutorial on how to install WordPress with VPSrobots, follow the article to install WordPress with a few clicks.