Setting Up Apache with PHP
Installing Apache + PHP
Add the main packages with the command:
php7-apache2 package can be found in the
which you may have to add to
Move to the directory where your site will reside:
And create an index.php file to test if everything is ok:
Add the following lines in the file:
<?php phpinfo(); ?>
That done, let us start apache2 web server:
Now access: http://<ip_address> and if everything is ok you will see the PHP info page.
Finally let us set up apache2 to start on operating system startup:
Now you can create your PHP site and host in this directory.
This is the easiest way to setup Apache with PHP support, but it's the most inefficient (resource wise) setup, please refer to Apache with php-fpm