If you are using Fedora, CentOS, Red Hat or Scientific Linux I am going to show you the basic install of Apache2 and PHP using yum.
### Install Apache2.
To install Apache2 just enter the following command:
yum install httpd
### Install PHP
To install PHP just enter the following command:
yum install php
### Start up Apache2
The following command is going to setup Apache and set it up to start everytime your workstation or server books.
chkconfig –level 2345 httpd on; service httpd start
### Test Your Install
Now its time to test your install of Apache2 and PHP, To Do this we are going to make a small PHP file and run in from your brower.
The following command will create and index.php file with the PHPInfo command in it:
echo “<?php phpinfo(); ?>” > /var/www/html/index.php
Now launch your browser to http://127.0.0.1 or http://localhost if anything was done righ your output should look like the one below: