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    Derrrrrr

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Although Apache is nice, and works as it should.. It just doesn't come ready with all of the features that XAMPP does. If by now you do not know what I am talking about, I am talking about using your own computer as your server/webhost. It is VERY simple and easy to setup. Comes with amazing services (like filezilla server, mysql etc. etc).
XAMPP is actually a distro of Apache (very linux like, eh?). It is worth the download. The hardest part of XAMPP is registering a domain name with DYNDNS, and even that isn't hard.

NOTE: If you have a firewall, you have to disable it. You will also have to tweak some router settings if you are behind one.

I am sorry if this came off as an advertisement or spam, but I have spent about half a year looking for a good webhost, and found out about XAMPP.

Edited by ScHwErV, 19 June 2007 - 05:53 AM.

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    I SPAMMED Too Much!

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Cool. Looks good.

I use crucial web host at the moment. They are really good.
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