[thelist] tutorial for Apache / WAMP / LAMP for a total newbi e

Johnson, Christopher (MTO) Christopher.Johnson at mto.gov.on.ca
Fri May 21 15:18:43 CDT 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> I've been wanting to learn some Apache for a while now, since pretty 
> much all the development I do goes on an Apache server. But I 
> know next 
> to nothing about servers, unix, linux, etc. Can someone recommend a 
> good, easy to follow tutorial or book about Apache? I was 
> looking into 
> /Apache for Dummies/, but it appears to be quite out of date 
> (on Amazon: 
> http://tinyurl.com/3x39k).
> Actually, I'd really like to go for the gusto, so maybe WAMP or even 
> LAMP would be the way to go?
> I'd prefer something free, but I'm willing to go buy a book if it is 
> highly recommended. No matter what, it has to be totally easy to 
> understand for someone at my level of familiarity (none). I've found 
> that all the information I've found online has been too 
> advanced/technical for me.

How do you define a total newbie? Sitepoint has a lot of tutorials on
Apache/MySQL/PHP. In fact, they have the first 4 chapters of a book on that
subject online. Check out the first 4 chapters and then go from there. 



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