XAMPP a free and open source cross-platform web server solution stack package, consisting mainly of the Apache HTTP Server, MySQL database, and interpreters for scripts written in the PHP and Perl programming languages.

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Localhost access is working but when i use Ipaddress access then it is not working - xampp

I installed XAMPP and I started the served. When I type "localhost" in the browser URL it is working fine. When I type my machine IP address where the XAMPP resides that is "172.31.1.3" it is not ...
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php is not recognized as an internal or external command (windows 7)

I added php to the PATH environment var. Showing here my last three entries in the path input: C:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\bin;C:\Program Files\TortoiseGit\bin;C:\xampp\php\ Somehow when I run php ...
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Access virtual desktop LAMP on Windows

I was having issues getting XAMPP to run for users other than admin per this thread. Trying to figure out a solution I had an idea and was curious to know how to make it work. I installed Virtualbox ...
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MySQL not starting on Mac OSX Mountain Lion (no mysqld process running)

I'm really frustrated about a problem I have with MySQL on my Mac, it's been like two weeks since it just doesn't start, I even tried creating another user account in my mac, with the same results. ...
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XAMPP phpMyAdmin failed with #2002

New test server running Windows 7 64 bit. I installed XAMPP and created a seperate user other than the root. When I created another account and initiated XAMPP I was able to get localhost but when ...
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Android PortForwarding

Is there a way to do WiFi tethering on my Android and do port forwarding for my PC from the Android. What I mean is: Internet --> Android Android has the port forwarding to PC (XAMPP) PC running ...
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Allowing only owner to edit files windows/ubuntu

I am not sure if this is answered elsewhere or it is too obvious but I need to have a folder that I create with a new user(admin) both on windows and ubuntu (wherever it is possible - preferably both) ...
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XAMPP enable PUT method

I'm using XAMPP on Windows and I'm trying to user the HTTP Put method. For some reason, Apache is configured in such a way that the PUT method is blocked. How can I enable the HTTP PUT (and also ...
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Can't unlock file in Mac OS

I'm trying to edit the my.cnf file in Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/etc but it is locked. So I tried unlocking it using cd /Applications/XAMPP/xamppfiles/etc sudo chflags nouchg my.cnf But it ...
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firefox cannot open intranet but other browser can

I install ubuntu-server in virtualbox, and install xampp on ubuntu. (Host WinXP Guest Ubuntu-Server) sometimes firefox cannot open xampp on ubuntu, but other browser (Chrome and IE) can. when i ...
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How to install SSH2 module to LAMPP?

I am trying to install an SSH2 module to LAMPP but it does not want to start with it. I downloaded all the necessary files, and when I add the extension=libssh2.so to the opt/lampp/etc/php.ini and ...
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Chrome routing local VirtualHost domain names to Google search

I use Xampp to give me a localhost environment for testing PHP. I recently set up a virtual host in the httpd-vhosts.conf file of xampp so that I could seperate projects into their own domain name ...
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Can't open and lock privilege tables: Table 'mysql.host' doesn't exist

i am working on windows 7 ..i am using xampp . i restarted my computer then after that when open the mysql yog..then it gives me an error error no 2003 can't connect to mysql server on localhost ...
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Installing Clipbucket

Help me with my Clip Bucket ! Error, I am using Xamp server on Windows 8 RT The error is below: Prechecking Clipbucket requires following modules in order to work properly, we are performing some ...
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Apache virtual subdomains

I'm trying to create virtual subdomains but apache fails to start after I edit the httpd-vhosts.conf and there are no errors in the error log. <VirtualHost 127.0.0.1:80> ServerAlias ...
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mysql 5.1.44: -e not executing and exiting properly on OSX

This function works on 5.0.75 on Ubuntu, but not on 5.1.44 on OSX (Lion): mysql --database=sps --host=localhost --user=root --password=somepass -e "SELECT 1;" The expected output is this: +---+ | ...
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MySQL fault linked to windows shutdown failure?

As far as i understand my computer is experiencing a strange coincidence (hopefully it isn't and somebody can enlighten me). Basically i shut down my laptop (Windows 7) (at 17.20, today, to be ...
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I accidentally hijacked my localhost

Opening localhost in the browser is pointing a local webpage (examplePage) after playing with some config files a while back, and I can't figure out how to restore the default behavior. Background: ...
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Run Linux server from virtual box seamlessly

My LAMPP server runs on a debian linux OS which is hosted on Oracle Virtual Box. To start the lampp server on mwindows XP PC, I have to: Open Virtual Box Start Debian Linux Open Linux Terminal Run ...
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How do I connect via FTP to XAMPP (on Mac)?

How do I connect via FTP to XAMPP (on Mac)? I need to change CHMOD Permission issues on Localhost.
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Can someone access my locally run website even if I haven't specified any port forwarding?

I am using Xampp so I can test my web application directly on my own computer. I am concerned that someone can access my Xampp site since I am still connected to the internet. However, I have NOT ...
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XAMPP: Requests take far longer when connecting to a MySQL database

I'm developing in PHP and MySQL locally using XAMPP on Windows. The web site is fairly fast when not connecting to any database. However, when I connect to the MySQL database, a simple request now ...
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XAMPP keeps crashing on Windows 7

XAMPP keeps crashing on Windows 7. It's not Skype, I unchecked the "use port 80 as an alternative". I even changed the port in XAMPP to listen:8888, that is port 8888. I am not using IIS (Internet ...
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increase number of connections per file download on XAMPP

I ran a server with Xampp. When i put a file on htdocs folder and try to download it on a client with a download manager, only 2 simultaneous connections are allowed per file. How can I increase this ...
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Running phpmyadmin xampp Ubuntu 12.10

I know it is a common problem and there are many solutions on the web but I'm trying everything and anything is working, I can't have phpmyadmin running on my machine. I installed XAMPP through: sudo ...
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XAMPP is reading OS's htdocs instead of my USB drive's

I recently got XAMPP Lite for my USB drive on Windows 7. Everything runs fine from my USB drive, except when run it in browser. Instead, XAMPP Lite on my USB drive reads the htdocs from XAMPP on my ...
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Trying to switch to linux as a PHP developer, can't move my development environment

I'm using Windows for my development operations but i'm deploying to Debian/Ubuntu based distros. So i thought if i move my development to a linux distro it will be more comfortable. I'm using XAMPP ...
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How to create a local web host domain name for free

I have installed XAMPP, and my projects are saved in htdocs folder. When I view it in browser the URL identifies as http://localhost/example/index.php How can I access it using a domain name of my ...
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How to connect android client to the localhost of Apache server (php) inside my laptop?

I'm trying to create android apps which are able to send data through wifi connection to my laptop Apache Server and MySQL database. I use the samsung galaxy tab 10.1 as my mobile device. and the ...
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treating a subdirectory like a web root directory in xampp

I am running Xampp on a Windows 7 machine. I have a website that is running off a directory in my web root. I access the website by going to http://localhost/foobar. I would like to set it up so that ...
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XAMPP and WAMPserver

I have been using Wamp with Windows 7 and when I recently upgraded to Windows 8 I have been unable to connect to the localhost. Uninstalling and reinstalling does not work. I also tried to install ...
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Understanding Safety of open ports

I am a D-I-Y type of guy and have managed to setup Apache on my LAN and make it accessible via WAN over port 80 and Tomcat on port 8080. I aim to possibly get a home web server up (will calculate the ...
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Configuring my xampp for WAN and LAN

Hi and forgive me if I am unclear in this question as I am trying to get back to development after my fourth brain surgery in 2 years so I feel a little groggy. I am trying to set (and learn how to ...
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Can access Apache locally with WAN IP but cannot connect over the Internet

I've followed the installation instructions on the XAMPP site, set up port forwarding and added firewall rules like described in this question. I can connect to the server locally using the WAN IP ...
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How well will XAMPP transfer to Windows 8

I'm in the middle of setting up XAMPP on my Windows 7 machine and I am wondering if it's worth my time doing it now if I plan on upgrading to Windows 8 Pro later this week. Should I expect any issues ...
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Trying to get started with YII framework, but I'm stuck

Okay, So I have Xampp installed, and then I have YII installed on localhost inside a directory called "yii". I am now doing a tutorial to learn YII, but I'm stuck on the following page They say: ...
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How to use XAMPP on Ubuntu?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 today and I would like to use XAMPP on this OS. I downloaded the installation file, extracted that in Opt directory and tried to start it from the terminal. It started fine ...
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Windows 7 - Can't get response from local servers after restart - Always timeouts

After a long uptime and the installation of some Windows Updates no local server is working. My development system is a Windows 7 x64 Professional installation. I had a full working XAMPP set-up ...
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MySQL doesn't start

I've installed Portable Xampp on my flashdrive. Here is what I'm getting when I try to start MySQL on portable XAMPP server. (Apache starts without any fail) And log looks like that 121003 ...
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Xampp installation

I get some troubles when I want to install the xampp tool, I run the command sudo apt-get install xampp and this is what I get in return Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Can't connect to home server

Trying to figure out what I might be doing wrong. I installed XAMPP - and everything looks fine. If I go to localhost everything comes right up. But when I go to my IP address, I just get a ...
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XAMPP with SkyDrive

Is it possible to shadow my PHP project under development in SkyDrive hosted under XAMPP while keeping the folder in c:\xampp\www directory. This way I can share a small-enterprise level project with ...
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Running a WAMP Web Server on LAN creates Problems

I have installed XAMPP on Windows 7, but when I try to access the server with the LAN IP from another PC connected to the same network, the website does not show up, instead throws an error. When I ...
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XAMPP apache not handling multiple requests

I currently use XAMPP to dev locally on my Windows machine. I am trying to use multiple ajax calls in my javascript to get the status of an import I'm running. I believe I have the ajax, jquery, and ...
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Configuring Aptana 3 to work with PHP & XAMPP

I have installed XAMPP and aptana. But when I run my php file it shows me a text format of it. (I've started XAMPP in the background) What did I do wrong? Edit: Now I think I found the problem, ...
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Forward my public ip address to my xampp webserver

I am trying to forward my public ip address with port 80 to a xampp webserver. I have an ADSL modem and a wireless media router. I have done the following: Reserved a DHCP address inside the ...
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Windows 8 permissions (CHMOD) with XAMPP

While I know that CHMOD is impossible in Windows, I do have a problem with permissions. I'm running XAMPP on Windows 8 Release Preview and I'm trying to install ModenaCam. However, I get an error ...
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Two users in same group and the group is owner of concrete directory

I have two users on my Linux box: John: an admin Jane: a normal user. I added them both into group called xampp_users. How can I allow both users to have read/write/execute permissions for ...
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Virtual hosts & xampp

Hi Wonder if anyone can help. I have trying to get virtual hosts working on a local installation of xampp with not much success for the last few hours, all the numerous examples I have tried just ...
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Xampp is not working in Windows Vista

I have currently tried to install Xampp in Vista operating system. But my Appache and MySql is not working. What should i do now? Is Xampp not compatible in Vista operating system?