How to install and Configure XAMPP on WSL?

What is WSL ?

WSL stands for Windows Subsystem for Linux. It’s a compatibility layer in Windows that enables you to run a Linux distribution directly on a Windows machine, without the need for virtualization or a dual-boot setup.

How to Install and Configure?

Open ubuntu

Steps to install XAMPP on Ubuntu Server:

1. Open Ubuntu on your local

mkdir wizbrand_learning

Donwnload Xampp

2. Run the below given command:


3. Run below code for permission

sudo -s

4. Run: below code -> (This will give the executable permission to the installer file that you downloaded in step 2)

chmod 755

5. Run: below command (This will start the installation)

sudo ./

6. Run/ Start XAMPP server

sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start

7. Lets set password for access the phpmyadmin

sudo /opt/lampp/xampp security

8. Restart XAMPP: 

sudo /opt/lampp/lampp restart

9. Let’s access phpmyadmin again and see if it is asking for the password:

Now access the phpmyadmin

I hope this installation process is helpfull for you πŸ‘πŸ‘

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