Moodle installation on ubuntu14.04

moodle-logoMoodle is a free and open-source software learning management system written in PHP and distributed under the GNU General Public License.

Download from its official moodle site  (select zip file for Linux) approx 45 MB

once it download you can move that moodle file under  /var/www   (use winscp in windows )

You have to do the following arrangements

install LAMP

sudo mkdir /var/moodledata

sudo chown -R www-data /var/moodledata

sudo chmod -R 777 /var/moodledata

chomd -R 755 /var/www/moodle

go to my sql

mysql -u -p enter password

create database moodle;


Note: you can use either mysql root user and password or new user .

go to the url type your server IP

installation begins


moodle db selection

type your db information after that we need to copy the db details to vim config.php  and paste in to it ,under moodle folder. ie /var/www/moodle/

click next

You may get errors some of the php modules are not installed .You can click that link and install that packages

click next

You can see all of the status

click next

enter the username and password to login to moodle account.

You can get the following home page .




Log in page


User filled page








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