Install WordPress on a Localhost (Linux)

Here’s a recipe that works on Ubuntu & friends: Unzip the WordPress files. Prepare a database in PhpMyAdmin. The collation should be utf8. Edit /etc/apache2/envvars (see below) How to edit theĀ  /etc/apache2/envvars file locate lines: export APACHE_RUN_USER = www-data export APACHE_RUN_GROUP= www-data Change this to: export APACHE_RUN_USER = yourName export APACHE_RUN_GROUP= yourName The username should […]