How to Install LAMP PHP 7 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Easy Guide

June 25th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

LAMP PHP 7 Lubuntu 14.04 Installation Guide

You are Welcome! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install LAMP PHP 7 in Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop/Server.

First of All, to Install LAMP PHP 7 for Lubuntu Trusty you have to Setup the Lubuntu PHP 7 Repository.

And LAMP is de facto Web Development Standard. Today, the products that make up the LAMP stack are included by default in nearly all Linux distributions.

Finally, thanks to the new Zend Engine 3.0, your PHP 7 apps see up to 2x Faster performance and 50% better Memory consumption than PHP 5.x.

How to Install LAMP PHP 7 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install LAMP PHP 7 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - open terminal
  2. How to Install PHP 7.0 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty:

    Lubuntu PHP 7.0 Installation Guide
  3. Then to Install the LAMP Web Server

    sudo apt install apache2 php7.0 mysql-server php7.0-mysql

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    And when Prompted Setup the MySQL Admin Password.
    How to Install LAMP PHP 7 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - MySQL Admin Password Setup

  4. Next to Start Apache Server

    sudo service apache2 start
  5. Finally to Test LAMP WebServer Installation
    Access the Server document’s location:

    cd /var/www/html

    Create a PHP Info file:

    sudo nano info.php

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    And Append:

    <?php
    phpinfo();
    ?>
    

    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano Editor ;)
    Set the www-data as User and Group:

    sudo chown www-data:www-data info.php

    Then Open on Browser the URL:

    http://localhost/info.php

    How to Install LAMP PHP 7 on Lubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - PHP Info
    You should Successfully see the PHP Info notice similar to here above :)

  6. How-to Create an Apache 2 Virtual Host on Lubuntu:

    Lubuntu Apache2 Virtual-Host Quick-Start

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