How to : Steps to Install phpMyAdmin on unix command prompt



PhpMyAdmin Installation Process / Steps


Login into  your Unix/Linux server  Command Prompt.


Write down the below command on your command prompt to install PhpMyAdmin under  “/var/www/html” directory or, change the directory name where do you want to install it.

Note – Use sudo command if you don’t have the root access or not a super user.

# cd /var/www/html

Download PhpMyAdmin source file from its repository

# wget -c

UnZip the Source file

# tar xvfz phpMyAdmin-4.1.2-english.tar.gz

Move Source File directory under simple directory name

# mv phpMyAdmin-4.1.2-english.tar.gz phpmyadmin

Go into newly created directory

# cd phpmyadmin

Change Configuration File

Copy  file  into file. This is the PhpMyAdmin configuration file

# cp

Edit Configuration File

# vi

change  ‘cookie’ with ‘http’
$cfg[‘Servers’][$i][‘auth_type’] = ‘cookie’;

Restart the Apache Server

# service httpd restart

Now its complete.

Access PhpMyAdmin from Browser


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