Hosting files outside the htdocs directory
The document root (web root) directory is located at
/opt/lampp/htdocs/. All files placed in this directory will be processed by the web server.
To host other files on your system with XAMPP, you can configure an alias with apache.
I’ve recently discovered a new and great tool to store your passwords safely.
Yep! You got it, it’s the KeePassX . For those who use Ubuntu, you can find it in the Ubuntu Software Center.
In the last 4 days I’ve been working with XAMPP (or LAMPP as they call it on Linux), an Apache web server with MySql, PHP and Perl.