[TriLUG] what is this stuff?
dave at logicalgeek.com
Fri Sep 15 15:42:46 EDT 2006
What flavor of Linux are you running? Many distros put things in
slightly different places.
jason watts wrote:
> ok, paying attention to the book i am reading, php and mysql
> it has me setting up my enviornment installing mysql, php and appache 2
> appache 2 and php is there from my former workings on the computer, or
> the original install
> the book said appache should be in ./usr/local/apache2
> also says if i had mysql installed, it would be in the same place,
> it also says that the root directory for apache is in
> on my system, the root directory for apache is in /var/www/html
> and as far as for apache, i ran find . -name httpd and came up with
> several things
> [root at localhost /]# find . -name httpd
> my question is, which of these is the directory i need?
> what do these and some of the other ones not listed usually used for?
> (eg, what is var usr etc dev lib proc srv )
> and, where is it recomended to install my apache and mysql too?
> sorry for all the questions of late, just trying to acutally make my
> computers do things now
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