Hi all, in this video i will show how to full install LEMP (NGINX+MariaDB+PHP) on Manjaro.

I hope you enjoy!


  1. Manjaro - Download
  2. MariaDB
  3. NGINX
  4. PHP



$ sudo pacman -Syyu
$ sudo pacman -S nginx
$ sudo systemctl enable --now nginx
$ sudo systemctl status nginx

Check http://localhost in your browser to see default nginx page.

2. MariaDB

$ sudo pacman -S mysql
$ sudo mysql_install_db --user=mysql \
--basedir=/usr --datadir=/var/lib/mysql
$ sudo systemctl enable --now mysqld
$ sudo systemctl status mysqld
$ mysql_secure_installation

3. PHP and PHP-FPM

$ sudo pacman -S php php-fpm php-gd
$ sudo systemctl enable --now php-fpm
$ sudo systemctl status php-fpm

4. Configs

Edit /etc/php/php.ini and change the values by uncommenting ::


Edit /etc/nginx/nginx.conf and Add the content as shown after ‘location’ contents.

Add the content as shown after ‘location’ contents.
location ~ \.php$ {
fastcgi_pass unix:/var/run/php-fpm/php-fpm.sock;
fastcgi_index index.php;
root /usr/share/nginx/html;
include fastcgi.conf;

Create /usr/share/nginx/html/info.php with the following content:

<?php phpinfo(); ?>

Restart the nginx and php-fpm.

$ sudo systemctl restart nginx
$ sudo systemctl restart php-fpm

5. Finish

Finally point your browser to http://localhost/info.php