How to install Bagisto on Ubuntu/Debian Servers

Everything Linux, A.I, IT News, DataOps, Open Source and more delivered right to you.
"The best Linux newsletter on the web"

Today you will learn How to install Bagisto on Ubuntu/Debian Servers

Bagisto is a free, open-source eCommerce Platform. It is developed on Laravel and Vue.JS. It is a complete e-Commerce solutions for users who are looking to start their business and wants to sell their product online. So, it comes with many features like Responsive Front-End, Modern Admin Panel, Multiple Payment Gateways, Payment Gateway Integration, Access Control Levels, Multi-Currency etc. It provides users with small,medium to any size of businesses with a complete e-Commerce Package.

Requirements :

  • 2-4GB of RAM (The more the better performance)
  • 2vCore CPU (The more the lesser hiccups)
  • 10-20GB of Disk Space (Just in case if your product list goes huge..)
  • PHP 7.2 or greater

Step 1 : Update your server

First step is to update your server and look for any newer packages available for your distribution

apt-get update -y
apt-get upgrade -y

Step 2 : Installing LAMP Stack

Second step is to configure a LAMP Stack on your machine, Run the following commands to quickly configure a LAMP Stack

To install PHP7 or greater :

– Do the following for Debian Servers

apt install apt-transport-https lsb-release ca-certificates
wget -O /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/php.gpg
echo “deb $(lsb_release -sc) main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/php.list
apt update

– Do the following for Ubuntu Servers

apt -y install software-properties-common
add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php
apt-get update
apt-get install php7.4 libapache2-mod-php7.4 php7.4-common php7.4-mysql php7.4-gmp php7.4-curl php7.4-intl php7.4-mbstring php7.4-xmlrpc php7.4-gd php7.4-bcmath php7.4-imap php7.4-xml php7.4-cli php7.4-zip
apt-get install mariadb-server mariadb-client

Copy the steps as shown in the picture or text

Set root password? [Y/n] Y
Remove anonymous users? [Y/n] Y
Disallow root login remotely? [Y/n] n
Remove test database and access to it? [Y/n] Y
Reload privilege tables now? [Y/n] Y
mysql -u root -p
CREATE USER 'bagistouser'@localhost IDENTIFIED BY 'bagistopassword';
GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON bagistodb.* TO 'bagistouser'@localhost;

Step 3 : Install NodeJS & Composer

Bagisto required NodeJS & Composer, We can install the LTS Release by running the following commands :

curl -sL | sudo -E bash -
apt-get install nodejs
curl -sS | sudo php -- --install-dir=/usr/local/bin --filename=composer

Step 4 : Install Bagisto on Ubuntu/Debian Servers

We have now everything required installed for Bagisto, Now we can simply download the Bagisto files and install it!

apt-get install unzip
mv bagisto-1.4.1/ /var/www/bagisto

Run the following command to install bagisto

cd /var/www/bagisto
composer install

You will see the following output :

Give permissions and change ownership :

chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/bagisto/ 
chmod -R 755 /var/www/bagisto/

Create a new a configuration file for apache2

nano /etc/apache2/sites-available/bagisto.conf

Paste the following content into the life and change the domain name according to you site

<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerAdmin [email protected]
DocumentRoot /var/www/bagisto/public

<Directory /var/www/bagisto/public/>
      Options FollowSymlinks
      AllowOverride All
      Require all granted

ErrorLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/error.log
CustomLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/access.log combined

Enable the bagisto.conf in apache2 and restart it

a2ensite bagisto.conf  
a2enmod rewrite
systemctl restart apache2.service

You can access your site at

You will see the following screen :


2. Set the configuration as per your own requirements :

3. Change the database details as created while installing LAMP Stack

4. Create an administrator user for your site :

5. You can access your Bagisto Website :

6. Bagisto Admin Dashboard :

Conclusion :

You have installed Bagisto e-Commerce Platform on your machine. This tutorial is tested on Ubuntu/Debian Machines. This tutorial assumes you are root!

Everything Linux, A.I, IT News, DataOps, Open Source and more delivered right to you.
"The best Linux newsletter on the web"
I'm a freelancer and a semi-professional VALORANT Player from Pakistan, Expert in Network & System Administration & WordPress Developing.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest articles

Join us on Facebook