MAMP is a pre-packaged solution that installs Apache, MySQL, and PHP/Perl on OS X with minimal configuration. The default settings are generally insecure and most *AMP packages are meant for development and not production use. Because of this, you should refer to the faq before asking questions ...

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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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Upgrading PEAR from 1.9.0 to 1.9.1 fails

I'm willing to install phpunit 5.3 with MAMP 1.9 and there for I need to upgrade PEAR to version 1.9.1. The current version installed is 1.9.0. When I try the to upgrade I get the following: sudo ...
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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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Why does my RewriteLog not work?

I have an .htaccess which looks like this: RewriteEngine on RewriteLog "/Applications/MAMP/logs/rewrite_engine_log" RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !/(index.php|css|images|js)/.*$ RewriteRule (.*) ...
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Case sensitive folder names in MAMP

I'm not sure what site this question should be on, please feel free to move as necessary. I am working on a project in PHP where I need to differentiate between the folders 'a' and 'A'. When I run the ...
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Will a mac-mini running MAMP Pro work for production environment?

I have a Mac-Mini running MAMP Pro. Can it be used for a production web server for serving a MAMP stack web site? Is it secure enough / powerful enough to manage?
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Mac OS X 10.6 Setup for Apache/MySQL/Perl

I just got a new Mac and have been trying to setup a local development environment for my perl applications for a few days now with no luck. I'm getting no where fast so I hope someone else who has ...
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Pecl complies .so extensions for OSX built-in PHP and not MAMP

I've installed the sphinx binaries and libraries and am now trying to install the PECL sphinx module. My system is running OS X 10.6 with MAMP 1.8.2 installed. I try to install sphinx using the ...
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How can I set up a local host with a reasonable name, different than “localhost:80”?

I find it confusing to work on my site locally when there's something like "localhost:80" in the adress bar. It would be much better to have something like "mydomainoffline.com" which then maps ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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MAMP - Host name changes to first vhost SSL entry for project with two localhosts [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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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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Can you SSH with MAMP?

I'm not sure whether you can connect to MAMP via Terminal (as SSH) that works like a server when SSH'ing into a webserver. I like to do this with MAMP but not entirely sure if you can - Google didn't ...
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Install ColdFusion 9 into MAMP Pro on OSX

I'm using this video tutorial to try and install ColdFusion 9 with MAMP Pro on my Macbook, for development purposes. It works when installing CF8; but with both the 32 bit and 64 bit versions of CF9, ...
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memcache.so, wrong architecture in Unknown on line 0 in MAMP

I install memcache from pecl and I got memcache.so. After that I add in php.ini but I got a error. [12-Aug-2010 13:02:24] PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library ...
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How to enable non-error Apache log on MAMP

How can I enable non-error server logging on MAMP (or, am I totally blind, and is it already enabled by default?) So far, I can only find the error logs for Apache, MySQL and PHP in ...
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How to make MAMP PRO / XAMPP secure enough to serve as production webserver? Is it possible? [closed]

my task is to setup a MAMP webserver for our website in the easiest way so it can be managed by my colleagues without experience in server administration. MAMP PRO is an excellent solution, but some ...
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How to compile PHP / PECL APD for MAMP / Snow Leopard?

When I'm trying to use pecl to install apd it compiles the extension for a 64 bit system. Since MAMP needs extensions in i386 mode, apache won't load this apd.so file. So how can I force pecl to ...
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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 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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MAMP extension won't load

I recently installed MAMP Pro 1.9.5. I followed several tutorials online explaining how to enable memcached. I was able to compile correctly with no errors. I added memcache.so to my php.ini as ...
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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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What are most servers configured with?

I know this is a general question, but I want to make sure I don't forget anything important. I'm trying to make a Mac server like MAMP or XAMPP, but I'm not sure what I should compile. MAMP and XAMPP ...
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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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Memcache on MAMP 1.9

I am trying to make memcache work on MAMP 1.9. In the process I have successfully installed memcached and tested it. But I can't find a way to install memcache.so on my MAMP. Any suggestions. Thanks
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ColdFusion 9 64bit / MAMP Pro 1.9 64Bit on OSX

I followed this thread and it's associated links. But there is nothing i can do to get CF9 to work. MAMP Pro now has the 64bit version of apache 2.2. Whenever i start apache i get an error saying it ...
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What to use as a file server with a web interface and user management on MAMP

I want to set up file/photo sharing for a largish group of friends and family. Flickr, Picasa etc. are not optimal solutions because setting up accounts, sharing albums and navigating privacy settings ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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How to upgrade PHP to 5.3 on latest MAMP

I've been struggling with this for quit a while... Googling all sorts of things has brought up anything useful so far. I have MAMP 1.8.4 install on my MBP running snow leopard - i want to upgrade to ...
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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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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 ...