Install Apache on Ubuntu




How to install Apache on Ubuntu (all versions) the following command will only install Apache not PHP & MySQL as well which are commonly referred to as “LAMP” (Linux Apache MySQL & PHP). If you require a full LAMP setup on Ubuntu please follow our Ubuntu Install LAMP guide.

Install Apache on Ubuntu by running the following command:

apt-get install apache2

Which should give you a similar output to:

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
  apache2-mpm-worker apache2-utils apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common
 libapr1 libaprutil1 libaprutil1-dbd-sqlite3 libaprutil1-ldap
  ssl-cert
Suggested packages:
  apache2-doc apache2-suexec apache2-suexec-custom
The following NEW packages will be installed
  apache2 apache2-mpm-worker apache2-utils apache2.2-bin 
apache2.2-common libapr1 libaprutil1 libaprutil1-dbd-sqlite3
  libaprutil1-ldap ssl-cert
0 upgraded, 10 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 3,491kB of archives.
After this operation, 11.5MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]?

Ubuntu Start Apache

After install Apache on Ubuntu you can start it with the following command:

/etc/init.d/apache2 start

Which should give you the following console output:

 * Starting web server apache2

Providing you don’t have a firewall in place you should now be able to view the Apache test page by typing in your servers IP address in a web browser.




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