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MySQL won't start in MAMP server

I had MAMP successfully running in one of the user, but since I have created a new user to separate things between two developers, its throwing tantrums. I am pretty new to Mac itself but managed to ...
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Trouble installing php memcache extension

I'm trying to install memcache on MAMP but I get the warning below, and when I continue it seems to complete properly. I add the line extension=memcache.so to the php.ini and restart MAMP but ...
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Cannot get Apache to restart on port 80

I am having a series of problems all leading to one another. I am trying to get MAMP (NOT PRO) working on port Apache:80 and MySQL:3306. I am following the instructions on ...
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DNS Lookups for local MAMP web server URL taking 5+ seconds

I'm running MAMP on OS X 10.7. I've set up a virtual host in Apache, like so: <Directory "/sites/example.com/"> Allow From All AllowOverride All </Directory> <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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MAMP Pro PHP 5.5.3 install crashes apache

I have just installed php 5.5.3 into my mamp pro installation (in the bin folder) but since doing that, apache completely fails to start. Any ideas? [Wed Dec 11 20:03:26 2013] [notice] caught ...
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Virtual host Headaches

OK so.. I've checked a BUNCH of questions and tried to follow documentation without avail.. I've been on this for like 2 days now -_- I'm trying to make www.example.com point to ...
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How to stop only the Mysql server in MAMP PRO?

I need to stop Mysql server in MAMP PRO and keep Apache running. How can I do that ? There is a stop button available but it stops all services.
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Connecting to MySQL Server from PHP Command Line (MAMP)

First of all, I'm using Mac OSX 1.6, MAMP 1.9, PHP 5.3.4, and MySQL 5.1.44. I'm in the process of setting up a video encoding service for a site using Chris Boulton's PHP-Resque and Redis. Once the ...
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Wrong php_sufix config variable in MAMP [closed]

I've just installed MAMP and I'm trying to install the Mongo extension via pecl but I'm getting an error: jonesy:bin Billy$ sudo pecl install mongo downloading mongo-1.4.4.tgz ... Starting to ...
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Hosts file map localhost to existing domain not subdirectory* updated

I am locally developing a website via MAMP and rather than messing with the changing all of my links and etc later on I opened up etc/hosts and added this line 127.0.0.1 localhost mysite.com so ...
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How to enable SSI for all html files?

I use MAMP to develop sites. I have each site in it's own folder in the htdocs folder. I manage one site that I need to use ssi directives on, because the host doesn't allow php includes. I've ...
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Importing old mediawiki SQL dump MAMP

I've been tasked with importing an SQL database to setup up with a local mediawiki website (v1.14). We were sent a SQL file with an image file to upload to the local site. After setting up mediawiki ...
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Best way to export / import an older mediawiki setup

I have a client who needs to export an entire setup for mediawiki (images/site/extensions/database/ect) so I can literally take the exported version, copy it into my htdocs (or www/ folder), import ...
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pecl_http : Apache is unable to load http.so

I'm using MAMP 2.1.3 with Mac OS 10.8.3. I've just installed the pecl_http extension with Mac Ports + PECL. The http.so exists and is in (correctly set in php.ini) : ...
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No longer able to connect to MAMP with remote device through host's network IP address

I can normally run MAMP on my Macbook and then debug mobile devices by connecting to, for example, http://192.168.0.xx:8888. Our network has changed slightly now to a Technicolor TG582n WIFI router ...
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How do you upgrade the MYSQL version that Mamp Pro uses? [closed]

I'm currently using Mamp Pro for a local dev environment on Mac OSX Mountain Lion. Ideally I'd like to update the version of mysql. How do you upgrade the MYSQL version that Mamp Pro uses?
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Get rid of multiple MySql installs on my iMac? [closed]

Disclaimer All of this system administration stuff is very new to me in a Mac/Linux environment. Please be gentle. Objective Determine, and clean up, the number of MySQL instances on my machine. ...
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How can I configure Apache+PHP on OS 10.7.5 to make 0755 directories writable?

For years I used MAMP on my Macintosh computer to run a development environment with Apache, MySQL, and PHP. When I upgraded my machine to OS 10.7, I decided to use OS 10's native Apache and PHP in ...
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MAMP - Unable to turn off PHP E_STRICT error reporting [closed]

For some reason, MAMP won't allow me to turn off E_STRICT warnings. I've tried everything from changing the value explicitly in php.ini to error_reporting(E_ALL & ~E_STRICT) in my file... to ...
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Can't access mamp server with internal IP

Running MAMP 2.1.1 on my 10.7.2 OS X Mac Pro. I can access server if I choose a port (such as the default 8888) but changing it to port 80 causes it to not work, except with localhost. This used to ...
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MAMP Apache server suddenly stopped working - no errors in the logs

It worked fine and then it just stopped working. version 1.9.4
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MAMP - Host name changes to first vhost SSL entry for project with two localhosts

I have two projects that are a copy of each other on my Mac with MAMP. They both have SSL pages. However, whenever I hit the a secured SSL page of project 2, the base_url or host changes to project1 ...
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MAMP Pro virtual hosts on Mountain Lion not being recognized [closed]

I'm running MAMP PRO 2.1.1 on OSX 10.8.1 and not having any luck getting Apache to recognize any hosts that have been set up in MAMP besides localhost. This only happens when trying to use port 80. ...
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MAMP Vhosts Slow

Ever since I started using Vhosts with MAMP, page requests have been quite slow. It takes 3 to 5 seconds or more to process a page request. I'm wondering if it's the way my hosts or vhosts files are ...
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MAMP runs agonizingly slow unless I'm authorized to use sudo

I'm running: MAMP Pro v 2.0.5 OSX Lion v 10.7.4 Chrome v 21.0.1180.82 FireFox v 14.0.1 I am NOT using .local addresses for my sites. It takes almost a minute for pages to load! Basically unusable. I ...
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Issue with virtual hosts in Mac OSX Lion with MAMP

I'm having issues connecting my virtual hosts. Here's my code. Is there anything missing here? In httpd.conf NameVirtualHost * <VirtualHost *> ServerName site1.local DocumentRoot ...
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Proper way to upgrade MAMP and keep current settings

I've upgraded MAMP on my Mac a few times now and it's easy enough to backup and restore my htdocs folder to restore my web documents but I'm unsure of the best way to do the same thing for all of my ...
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MAMP Pro mysqld won't start on os x lion

getting a Start MySQL Failed error in the GUI.. when i attempt to start mysqld from the CLI i get the following error: → /Applications/MAMP/Library/bin/mysqld 120623 23:12:47 [Warning] ...
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Can't get PDO MySQL driver to work on PHP

Trying to install Vanilla 2 locally using MAMP i got the error: "You must have the MySQL driver for PDO enabled in order for Vanilla to connect to your database". When I check phpinfo() I see: ...
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Why can't other computers access my web server on 127.0.0.1?

I'm trying to setup a a virtual host on a machine in my office I've added 127.0.0.1 urs.local to the hosts file, and added this to config NameVirtualHost 127.0.0.1:80 <VirtualHost ...
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Python with mamp

I have a MAMP 1.9 install on Lion and would like to start using python with it. Mainly to learn and develop django sites. I am very new to python in general. In my research I found that I either need ...
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Attempting to end anything running of port 3306

I have MAMP Pro running on OS X 10.7.2 and it uses port 3306 for MYSQL. It was running fine until this morning when I installed a trial of WebStart. I subsequently did not like Webstart and quit and ...
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How do I install PHP with JSON and OAuth on Mac Snow Leopard?

I want to use the Dropbox API via this library, http://code.google.com/p/dropbox-php/. I installed MAMP, and then I tried sudo pecl install oauth but I got the following. >>>> ...
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MAMP Virtual Host not working with custom document root

I have changed my Document Root in the MAMP settings to a folder in my Dropbox so I can easily sync my files between computers. This was fine until I started to using relative file paths, the URL was ...
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Is a local-only MAMP installation secure?

I just installed a basic MAMP server (on a Macbook Air 11" running OSX Lion) with no settings changed except for some php.ini things like "memory", "file_upload", etc that are more script related. I ...
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turning my dynamic IP into a static one using a VPS?

I'm doing development with MAMP on OSX and need to get around a problem I'm having due to my dynamic IP. I'm using a payment API which has an IP whitelist even for development calls and I keep having ...
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Logging mysql queries under MAMP Pro (MAC)

I am using MAMP Pro 2.0.5 (latest) and copied the my-medium.cnf file and placed it into /mamp/conf/ and renamed it to my.cnf under the [mysqld] i placed log = ...
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What is the proper way to create virtual directories in Apache without using symlinks?

I am coming from IIS and setting up virtual directories there is so pleasantly easy. You just right-click and add a "virtual directory" pointing to any path you like. This relative path gets reflected ...
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How to set up hosts file for local environment?

I'm trying to create subdomains on my localhost and am way out of my territory... I'm running MAMP on my Mac OS X and I thought/think I had/have to do the following: (Assuming I want to create ...
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MAMP not opening the correct file

I am a first time web app developer trying to develop a web application. I downloaded MAMP and have a simple index.html file in the htdocs folder. The apache root directory is also set to htdocs ...
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MAMP MySQL won't start

I uninstalled MAMP completely, downloaded fresh copy of MAMP 2 from the MAMP website, did a clean install. However, when I try to start mysql, I get the following error log 111120 21:37:49 ...
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.htaccess rewrite with drupal and clean urls on mamp stack

I'm having an unusual access problem with Drupal running on a MAMP stack. The Drupal install is working fine, so I know it's not a Drupal issue. "Clean URLs" are working fine for anything with a ...
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MAMP Virtual Hosts not working

So I'm pretty sure I set up my Virtual Hosts right, but they don't seem to be working. Yes, I have uncommented the vhosts include from httpd.conf. All I get when I try to access the virtual hosts ...
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Multiple websites on the same network [closed]

I'd like to set up a series of local development servers using the same IP address and different domain names, although I'm not sure about how to set it all up. I created the following domains ...
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Pipe emails to local machine

I'm trying to figure out how to pipe an email to my local machine. My setup is OS X 10.6 with MAMP. I need to be able to send something to xyz@dev.mydomain.com which my computer would respond to. Any ...
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MAMP goest to 100% CPU on Magento installation

I'm trying to move my Magento development to MAMP and getting problem with 100% usage on httpd both for new installations (after Create Admin Account) page and for existing stores moved from test ...
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Apache is denying me access, how can I configure it correctly?

I am running MAMP on OSX Lion, foolishly i upgraded MAMP to Version 2.0.1 yesterday and now I get the following error in my local development environment. "NetworkError: 500 Internal Server Error - ...
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How to set up multiple websites / virtual hosts on MAMP?

How do you configure MAMP to manage/host multiple websites at one time for development?
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MySQL can't write to tmp folder, how do I find this tmp folder

MySQL (using MAMP) says it can't write to Can't create/write to file '/private/var/folders/AO/AOyal7b0GU844L1VJDb3Bk+++TI/-Tmp-/#sqld035_6_0.MYI But using finder I can't find this location. How can I ...
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Installing mod_xsendfile on MAMP

I'm having trouble installing mod_xsendfile on MAMP. I've used some sources to try to help me install it: http://iprog.com/posting/2008/04/compiling_mod_xsendfile_for_mac_os_x ...