How To: Add GUI xampp control panel on ubuntu

f you have install and configure xampp on ubuntu or any other linux distribution you might have use terminal for various operation like start and stopping lampp. However Xampp on windows have some graphical interface for this operation. You can simply add graphical use interface for xampp in ubuntuwith few codes and tricks. Adding graphical interface gives you flexibility as well as provide simplicity to use the program if you find yourself uneasy messing with the command. Therefore here is the quick tutorial to add graphical user interface for xampp on ubuntu.

1. Open the terminal and paste the following code

sudo gedit ~/.local/share/applications/xampp-control-panel.desktop

2. The text editor will open simply paste the following code to the text editor and save it.

[Desktop Entry]
Comment=Start and Stop XAMPP
Name=XAMPP Control Panel
Exec=gksudo python /opt/lampp/share/xampp-control-panel/xampp-control-panel.py
Name[en_CA]=XAMPP Control Panel
Comment[en_CA]=Start and Stop XAMPP

4. You can simply access the xampp control planel in Application>>> Others
xamp control pannel How To: Add GUI xampp control panel on ubuntu

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