In this recipe, we are going to explore the possibilities of the Banana Pi to run dynamic web applications. We will install the Nginx web server, the MySQL database server, and the PHP scripting language. In order to get this complete, we are going to set up the widely used blog software, WordPress, on top of our upcoming web stack.
The following ingredients are required to cook the web stack:
A running Banana Pi with a Debian-based Linux system
A configured network on the Banana Pi
We need to split this recipe into four parts.
The setup of the web server
The setup of the database server
The setup of PHP
The setup of WordPress
To set up the Nginx software, perform the following:
Open a shell.
$ sudo apt-get install nginx
Apt will ask you...