In a properly configured webserver, index.php is loaded instead of the default index.html. If index.php is not loaded by default, check for the following in your .htaccess file:
Once you add this, reload apache2:
service apache2 restart
index.php should now be loaded instead of index.html. If it still does not get loaded, check that .htaccess has been properly setup.
Joel G Mathew, known in tech circles by the pseudonym Droidzone, is an opensource and programming enthusiast.
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