Software installation on Debian 7 Wheezy                              


      …Please note:

·         These instructions are provided as a convenience and courtesy to you. Generally, it is not my responsibility to teach you how to install and configure packages on a Linux system.


1. Install Web server, PHP & cURL

# apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 php5-cli curl libcurl3 php5-curl

2. Install Text editor NANO

# apt-get install nano

(Ctrl + O = Save, Ctrl + X = quit nano)

3. Create a phpinfo.php file and put it into www home directory of your Domain

# nano /var/www/phpinfo.php

Add the following to the file:  <?php phpinfo (); ?>

Save and close file in text editor.

Open phpinfo.php in browser ( to verify Apache/PHP are working.

4. Edit Sources

# nano /etc/apt/sources.list.d/

Add the following to the file: 

# Debian Multimedia Repository
deb wheezy main non-free
deb wheezy-backports main

Save and close file in text editor.

# apt-get update
# apt-get install deb-multimedia-keyring
# apt-get update

5. Install Codecs

For 32bit Systems:

# apt-get install w32codecs

For 64bit Systems:

# apt-get install w64codecs

6. Install FFmpeg

# apt-get install ffmpeg

7. Additional notes

Ensure PHP is running as an Apache Module (MOD-PHP)! (via control panel, if installed)

Via the php.ini (or corresponding control panel interface, if installed):

·         Set  PHP “open_basedir” directive to “none”.

·         Ensure the following lines exist in PHP config:


You're done !! Debian 7 Wheezy is now ready for you to install and configure the MP3 Converter software, per the provided documentation.