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Installing Cherokee With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 9.10

Feb 17, 2010, 21:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Cherokee is a very fast, flexible and easy to configure Web Server. It supports the widespread technologies nowadays: FastCGI, SCGI, PHP, CGI, TLS and SSL encrypted connections, virtual hosts, authentication, on the fly encoding, load balancing, Apache compatible log files, and much more. This tutorial shows how you can install Cherokee on an Ubuntu 9.10 server with PHP5 support (through FastCGI) and MySQL support.

"...2 Installing MySQL 5

"First we install MySQL 5 like this:

aptitude install mysql-server mysql-client

"You will be asked to provide a password for the MySQL root user - this password is valid for the user root@localhost as well as root@server1.example.com, so we don't have to specify a MySQL root password manually later on:

New password for the MySQL "root" user: <-- yourrootsqlpassword

Repeat password for the MySQL "root" user: <-- yourrootsqlpassword

"3 Installing Cherokee
Cherokee is available as an Ubuntu package, therefore we can install it like this:

aptitude install cherokee"

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