View Full Version : [SOLVED] Playing around with PHP

April 21st, 2009, 12:59 AM
Hello there! I'm starting to play around with PHP, and I learned that I need some kind of PHP interpreter (I believe that's what it was called) to see how I'm doing.

Is there any way I can get my computer to run my .php files? I have Ubuntu Desktop 8.10.

April 21st, 2009, 01:35 AM
you will need to install a web server on your computer, and then install php on it.

the following tutorial is simple and should work:


if you get stuck with anything just post it here, or make a new thread.

on the line that says:


you should use localhost as "yourserverip"