Install PhpMyAdmin from source code on Linux Server

In the last two article, we are worked on “Apache Compilation” and “Tomcat integration with Apache“.

Today, I am going to install PhpMyAdmin from source code on compile apache.

If you are not aware of Apache compilation please check below link to learn about Apache compilation.

Compile Apache latest version 2.4.33 on Centos 7 from source code

I hope you have compiled apache on the server. Now we are directly moving on to the next step of installation of PhpMyAdmin on the server.

Note: To run Phpmyadmin, php module should be enabled in Apache. If PHP module is not installed please refer this link “Enable PHP Module in Compile Apache


PhpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations on MySQL and MariaDB.

Some important features of PhpMyAdmin :

Intuitive web interface

Support for most MySQL features:

  • browse and drop databases, tables, views, fields, and indexes
  • create, copy, drop, rename and alter databases, tables, fields, and indexes
  • maintenance server, databases, and tables, with proposals on server configuration
  • execute, edit and bookmark any SQL-statement, even batch-queries
  • manage MySQL user accounts and privileges
  • manage stored procedures and triggers

Import opt from CSV and SQL

Export opt to various formats: CSV, SQL, XML, PDF, ISO/IEC 26300 – OpenDocument Text and Spreadsheet, Word, LATEX, and others

Administering multiple servers

Creating graphics of your database layout in various formats

Creating complex queries using Query-by-example (QBE)

Searching globally in a database or a subset of it

Transforming stored opt into any format using a set of predefined functions, like displaying BLOB-opt as image or download-link

You will find latest news about PhpMyadmin on “

Install PhpMyAdmin 4.8.2

  1. Download PhpMyAdmin,

$ wget
  1. Unzip PhpMyAdmin,

$ unzip [Learn more about zip]
  1. Rename Directory,

$ mv phpMyAdmin-4.8.2-english phpmyadmin
  1. Move phpmyadmin to Apache htdocs directory,

$ mv phpmyadmin /opt/Apache2433/htdocs/
  1. Browse phpmyadmin

$ http://localhost/phpmyadmin/index.php
install phpmyadmin

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