A.4. Installation Resources
For more information on installing and
configuring, there are several resources:
For Microsoft Windows installation, we recommend the
PHP Triad for Windows installation
package available from http://sourceforge.net/projects/phptriad/.
The package contains MySQL, PHP, Apache, and PHPMyAdmin for MySQL
maintenance through a web browser interface.
sells integrated Apache, PHP, and MySQL bundles with simple
installation procedures and software support. A free download of the
installation package without support is also available for Linux, Sun
Solaris, and Microsoft Windows environments. Under the
Linux environment, NuSphere is installed by
following simple steps in a web browser.
The PHP online manual has instructions for
installing PHP with most web servers and platforms, but these
instructions are concise. They are located at
Many of the online resources accessible from http://www.php.net/links.php have
installation tutorials or guides.
The MySQL manual provides an excellent
step-by-step guide to installing and configuring MySQL in many
environments. The MySQL web site URL is: http://www.mysql.com.
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