Just writing a couple of lines of HTML code is not enough for most web sites; dynamic content is what people want today. Well, web-site visitors don’t usually want as much as web designers are eager give them, but the designers are in control, so dynamic content is what we are going to talk about in this chapter.
Linux is — you guessed it — an excellent platform for serving dynamic content. A bazillion web sites serving dynamic content are already running on Linux today; this is one of the foremost application areas where Linux excels.
In order to get a working LAMP installation, you will need to have Apache set up ...