Create a custom PHP application

Many users run a Bitnami stack as a development environment for their own PHP projects (as opposed to running third-party applications such as Joomla! or WordPress). To deploy your PHP application in this environment, you have two options:

To make a single PHP application accessible at the root URL of the Web server (for example, http://localhost), simply copy the PHP files into the /opt/bitnami/apache/htdocs folder. For an example, take a look at the phpinfo example.

Once you have created and deployed your custom PHP application, you can also proceed to create and integrate a MySQL/MariaDB database with your application.

Check out the following tutorial if you want to learn more about configuring a custom PHP application.

Last modification March 12, 2020