This guide will cover installing and updating Apache 2, MySQL 5 and PHP 5 on Debian Linux.
Step 1. To start with, its important to make sure apt-get is the latest version.
apt-get update && apt-get upgrade
* This line will update your aptitude to the latest version information and then upgrade the applications on your computer.
Step 2. Next, lets install Apache2.
apt-get install apache2
* This will install and provide basic configuration for apache2.
* The default web directory will is /var/www and the Apache 2 configuration can be found in /etc/apache2/.