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Adding LAMP stack to a droplet with Ubuntu

Posted June 2, 2020 170 views
LAMP Stack

I have created a droplet with Ubuntu - how do I add LAMP stack? Do I have to create a new droplet where I add Ubuntu and LAMP at the same time (did not find the options obvious) or I can add the package on droplet with Ubuntu already installed (preferred) and may I know how to? Trying to avoid manual install of each of LAMP.

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Hello, @db95054

What you can do is to spin a new droplet using the marketplace one-click install for the LAMP stack. You can find more info here:

https://marketplace.digitalocean.com/apps/lamp

The other option will be to install it manually by following our tutorials for Ubuntu 18 or 20

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-ubuntu-18-04

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-on-ubuntu-20-04

The process is really simple and you basically need to follow the listed steps.

Hope this helps! Let me know how it goes.

Regards,
Alex

by Mark Drake
A "LAMP" stack is a group of open source software that is typically installed together to enable a server to host dynamic websites and web apps. This stack typically consists of the Linux operating system, the Apache web server, a MySQL database, and PHP, a dynamic content processor. This tutorial serves as a guide for installing these components on an Ubuntu 18.04 server.
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