Fast Setup Virtual Machine and Symfony

sudo dpkg --configure -a
sudo apt-get install mysql-server
apt-cache pkgnames | grep php7.3
php -r "copy('', 'composer-setup.php');"
php -r "if (hash_file('sha384', 'composer-setup.php') === 'a5c698ffe4b8e849a443b120cd5ba38043260d5c4023dbf93e1558871f1f07f58274fc6f4c93bcfd858c6bd0775cd8d1') { echo 'Installer verified'; } else { echo 'Installer corrupt'; unlink('composer-setup.php'); } echo PHP_EOL;"
php composer-setup.php
php -r "unlink('composer-setup.php');"
sudo mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer

# run this if you are building a traditional web application

composer create-project symfony/skeleton ./

# run this if you are building a microservice, console application or API

composer create-project symfony/website-skeleton ./

Current folder should be empty!!!

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Install MongoDB in Ubuntu

Create a bash file named install_mongo.bash:

apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv 9DA31620334BD75D9DCB49F368818C72E52529D4
echo "deb [ arch=amd64,arm64 ] xenial/mongodb-org/4.0 multiverse$
apt-get update
apt-get install -y mongodb-org
sudo systemctl enable mongod
sudo systemctl start mongod

Execute the bash file

sudo bash ./install_mongo.bash

You are ready to use Mongo

Setup Linux Ubuntu For Web Development

Install Node.js

sudo apt-get install curl

curl -sL | sudo -E bash -

sudo apt-get install -y nodejs

Install LAMP stack

sudo apt-get install apache2

sudo apt-get install php7.0 libapache2-mod-php7.0

sudo apt-get install mysql-server

sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

Install phpmyadmin

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin

sudo nano /etc/php/7.0/apache2/php.ini


sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart
sudo nano /etc/apache2/apache2.conf

At the bottom of the file write:

Include /etc/phpmyadmin/apache.conf

Save it and then:

sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

Install Filezilla

sudo apt-get install filezilla

Install Gimp

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install gimp

Install Chrome

wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add -

echo 'deb [arch=amd64] stable main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list

sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable

Install PhpStorm

Download linux version from

sudo tar xf PhpStorm-*.tar.gz -C /opt/

cd /opt/PhpStorm-*/bin

License server:

Linux basic commands

pwd -> show the current working directory
ls -a -> show list of all files and folders (hidden also)
ls -l -> show list of all files and folders with their permissions

mkdir -> Make directory
rmdir -> Delete directory
rm -R -> Delete directory even if it is not empty

cd -> moves back to your home directory
cd .. -> moves back one directory
cd / -> moves to root directory of linux
cd ~ -> moves to home directory

touch file.txt -> create file
nano file.txt -> edit file with nano-editor
cat file.txt -> show the contents of a file
less file.txt -> show the contents of a file with scroll
mv file.txt new.txt -> rename filename
cp file.txt new.txt -> copy file
rm file.txt -> delete file
chmod -> is used to change the permissions of files or directories (example “chmod 754 myfile”)

which -> shows program or folder location
history -> show last 500 commands

ifconfig -> network info
iwconfig -> wireless info

top -> shows the top processes based on certain criterias like cpu usage or memory usage
df -> disk space

sudo apt-get install “program-name” -> install program
sudo apt-get remove “program-name” -> delete program
sudo apt-get update -> update all packages
sudo shutdown -h -> shutdown system (halt)
sudo shutdown -r -> restart system