Web-server for Student Projects
Access via SSH: Upload files with SCP clients like "ssh" or "winscp".
MS-Windows users are somewhat in a disadvantage because MicroSoft does not provide some of the most essential tools to their users. However, there are several free solutions. Download tools for MS-Windows.
All web-files must be stored within the "public_html" directory. The URL to the directory is "http://fedora.cis.cau.edu/~username", where "username" represents the login name of the user.
To connect use the DNS name "fedora.cis.cau.edu". However, if DNS is not working use the IP address of the server. The internal IP address of this server is 10.43.4.6, the external IP address is 188.8.131.52.
HTML files have the extension ".html". Files that include PHP code have the extension ".php".
Example of using PHP with MySQL
This example lists the contents of a simple table, and allows users to enter new records.