How to install Froxlor on Ubuntu
In this tutorial, we will explain how to install Froxlor on Ubuntu.
Froxlor is Server Management Panel. The lightweight server management software for your needs. Developed by experienced server administrators, this open source (GPL) panel simplifies the effort of managing your hosting platform.
You will need:
- VPS running Ubuntu
Step 1 – Install LAMP
Froxlor requires Apache, PHP, and MySQL. First, run tasksel
After, hit space to select LAMP server and hit Enter to install.
Now, install Apache, PHP and MySQL by running this command:
sudo apt-get install php7.2-xml php7.2-posix php7.2-mbstring php7.2-curl php7.2-bcmath php7.2-zip php7.2-json
After, login to MySQL and secure by setting password for root user:
mysql -u root -p
ALTER USER ‘root’@’localhost’ IDENTIFIED WITH mysql_native_password BY ‘PASSWORD!’;
And now create database for Froxlor:
create database froxlor;
create user ‘froxlor’@’localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘password’;
GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON froxlor.* TO ‘froxlor’@’localhost’ IDENTIFIED BY ‘password’ WITH GRANT OPTION;
Next, run Apache and MySQL:
Step 2 – Download Froxlor
Now it’s time to download Froxlor. Navigate to web directory /var/www/html
Download the latest tarball version :
After, extract tarball file:
tar xvfz froxlor-latest.tar.gz
Set permissions to Froxlor folder:
chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/html/froxlor/
Step 3 – Installation
Open your browser and navigate to your server URL http://youripaddress/froxlor/
Start installation. After, the installation will check if all requirements are satisfied.
Click on Click here to continue button and complete the setup.
First, choose the installation language:
Next, complete database connection details:
After, complete administrator account:
Now choose your server settings and click on Click here to continue button.
If Froxlor was installed successfully you will get this:
Click on Click here to login button
Log In with the administrator account that you created in installation.
You have successfully installed Froxlor on Ubuntu.