# PHP Runtime

# Guide

The environment components that support MediaWiki running include: PHP, MySQL, Apache or Nginx, etc. Please check the corresponding manuals according to different deployment packages to complete more configurations.

Deployment package items docs
MediaWiki(LAMP) Apache+MySQL+PHP on Linux LAMP administrator guide(opens new window)
MediaWiki(LEMP) Nginx+MySQL+PHP on Linux LEMP administrator guide(opens new window)

# What's PHP Runtime?

In addition to using the default settings of the MediaWiki deployment package, you may need to do more on the server:

  • Modify PHP configuration file (php.ini)
  • Add new MediaWiki or PHP application
  • Configure the SSL/HTTPS
  • Modify the root directory
  • Binding Domain Name
    ...

To complete these tasks, you need to refer to Environmental Guidelines

In addition, you may think about how MediaWiki works in these environments? Please refer to the hierarchy diagram below