Tag Archives: LAMP

Solr Tutorial Part 1 – Getting Started

In this Solr tutorial I will go through the steps for installing and running Solr 4.9 on an Ubuntu (Server) Linux system.┬áThe latest version of Solr (at the time of writing) is 4.9. In this example we will look at performing some simple indexing of blogging websites. Solr plays a big part in returning relevant […]

LAMP Local Development Environment Using VirtualBox

In this short article we’ll look at setting up a Linux Apache MySQL PHP (LAMP) development environment locally using VirtualBox and a Windows machine as host. While I’ve successfully used Windows-based WAMPserver, I actually prefer this approach over WAMP because it replicates a real Linux-based server more accurately (in most cases if the same O/S […]