Install phpSysInfo on Debian/Ubuntu

Log into the Debian/Ubuntu device

Run the following commands in a terminal:# update repositories and install any available software updates

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade
# install Apache HTTPD
sudo apt install apache2
# install PHP components
sudo apt install php7.3 php7.3-xml
# download phpSysInfo
# extract
sudo unzip -d /var/www/html
# rename the extracted folder
sudo mv /var/www/html/phpsysinfo-3.3.2 /var/www/html/phpsysinfo
# make a copy of phpsysinfo.ini
sudo cp /var/www/html/phpsysinfo/ /var/www/html/phpsysinfo/phpsysinfo.ini
# set the owner of the new phpsysinfo directory to www-data
sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/html/phpsysinfo
sudo systemctl restart apache2

Open a web browser and navigate to http://DNSorIP/phpsysinfo


PHPSysinfo Installation and Configuration on Debain

PhpSysInfo is an awesome PHP script that displays system and other monitoring information for Linux. phpSysInfo pulls data from /proc and other locations to display on an easy to read page.

On Ubuntu or Debian, install phpsysinfo with:

$ sudo apt-get install phpsysinfo

The config file is then located in:


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