PHP Setup

PHP installation requires:

  • Web Server : Web Server is required for hosting a web application in PHP. Most commonly available open source web servers are WAMP, LAMP, XAMP and MAMP.
  • Database : PHP helps in connecting and manipulating databases. The most popular database used with PHP is MySQL.
  • PHP Parser : Aparser is required in order to process the PHP script instructions.

PHP Parser Installation is defined in the following steps.