Magento 2.3.4 fails install

I have a completely reproducable failure sequence.  Please take a moment to view my video and review my notes.  I’ve been trying for months and I can not get Magento to install correctly.


video timeline …

:26.13 Operting System Version
Unbuntu 19.10

:30.87 add user craig
* adduser craig
give user root privleges
* usermod -aG sudo craig

update repositories
* sudo add-apt-repository ppaSmiley Surprisedndrej/php
* sudo apt-get update

1:12 apache version/2.4.41
* apache2 -v

1:14.83 php version/7.3.15-3
* php -v

1:20.31 create database medifoodusa in phpmyadmin
demostrate user has privileges

1:50.30 create install folder “medifoodusa”
assign user magento chown
* sudo chown magento:www-data /var/www/html/medifoodusa/

composer version 1.9.3

1:54.77 change to magento user
* su magento
verify permissions of folder
* ls -la
run composer
many packages are now abandoned

3:11.33 set pre-installation permissions
* find var generated vendor pub/static pub/media app/etc -type f -exec chmod g+w {} + && find var generated vendor pub/static pub/media app/etc -type d -exec chmod g+ws {} + && chown -R :www-data . && chmod u+x bin/magento

3:24.69 run web site installation setup; this will fail during setup

5:19.16 apply fix to solve console error

8:24.71 Launch Magento Admin

8:39.61 same on FireFox