MySQL and local servers…


Did you Know:

To use MySQL on your computer, you’ll need Some local server programs to access the database i.e WAMP, XAMPP, LAMP etc.

WAMP: is an acronym for Windows Operating System, Apache(Web server), MySQL Database, PHP Language.

XAMPP: is an acronym for X(any Operating System), Apache(Web server), MySQL Database, PHP Language and PERL.

LAMP: is an open source Web development platform that uses Linux as the operating system, Apache as the Web server, MySQL as the relational database management system and PHP as the object-oriented scripting language. (Sometimes Perl or Python is used instead of PHP.)