When comparing XAMPP vs EasyPHP DevServer, the Slant community recommends XAMPP for most people. In the question“What are the best php localhost servers?” XAMPP is ranked 2nd while EasyPHP DevServer is ranked 4th.
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Pro Clean and functional interface
XAMPP runs on OS X, Linux and Windows.
Pro Smooth installation with minimal configuration required
Port 443 is in use from Skype. You can change the port in Skype.
Pro Supports multiple server technologies
You can have Apache installed, also Nginx, Python, Ruby, Perl, etc, and easily switch between them.
Pro Runs projects from anywhere in your computer
You just need to select the project from the management panel and run the server.
Pro Supports multiple PHP versions
Con doesnt has phpselector
Need downgrade to use php5
Comes with mail server, FTP server, accelerator, web-dav, ssl out of the box, etc.
Con Only Windows build
No versions for Unix systems, like Mac or Linux are available.