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Homebrew MySQL error: ERROR 1018 (HY000): Can't read dir of '.' (errno: 13)

I have installed MySQL using Homebrew on my Snow Leopard Mac OS 10.6. I have run through the commands that it mentions: unset TMPDIR mysql_install_db --verbose --user=`whoami` --basedir="$(brew ...
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MySQL Post-Installation on a Mac OSX Snow Leopard

I installed MySQL on a Mac OSX Snow Leopard and got the mysql service started but I couldn't login as root to reset the password. Couldn't login as root either. $ ./mysql -u root ERROR 1045 ...
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Python: 64 bit version for Django for Mac?

I upgraded Python on Snow Leopard which broke Django. So I went back to version 2.6, but now I can't seem to get MySQL db running because now I am running a 32 bit version of Python. I would like to ...
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MySQL Install trouble Mac OSX 10.6.6

I have tried installing versions 5.5.11 and 5.1.56 of the MySQL Community Server DMG on my new MacBook Pro 2GHz Intel Core i7 running OS X 10.6.6. It claims that installation is successful, and the ...
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How can I recover an XAMPP MySQL database from a Time Machine backup?

I have a Time Machine backup drive from a MacBook Pro machine I don’t have anymore (technically, I reformatted a while back). It contained a MySQL database installed, managed, and run by my XAMPP for ...
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Can't upgrade mysql to 64 bit

I have downloaded the DMG from the mysql website for the 64-bit install, and installed successfully. Yet after installation, when I run mysql --version I get: mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.1.52, for ...
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Import or restore MySQL databases from var directory

I recently backed up my entire laptop hard drive with SuperDuper and reinstalled Snow Leopard. Because I made an image clone, I was able to restore all my files without losing any data. Go hard drive ...
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What does ./configure do?

I am trying to install MySQL on Snow Leopard. The commands go something like this: cd mysql ./configure make sudo make install However, I am not able to get past the configure step because I get ...
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How do I uninstall MySQL on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard)?

I had installed MySQL from the command line when I setup a local web server with custom modules on my Snow Leopard box. I recently discovered MAMP and its just easier to work with it than with the ...
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mysql-python on Snow Leopard with MySQL 64-bit

Can't seem to get mysql-python to work on Snow Leopard for the life of me. Currently using the default version of python that ships with Snow Leopard (python 2.6.1). Installed MySQL 5.1.45 x86_64. I ...
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Installing Apache/MySQL/PHP on Mac OS X Snow Leopard without a direct internet connection

Are there any good sites that explain the process in such a way that it can be done on a Mac without internet? I would put the installers on a USB drive and move them from an internet enabled machine. ...
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Where can I find the MySQL socket on Snow Leopard? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock’ I know I have MySQL installed and running, but I don't know where to ...
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Rails: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock'

So I've got a Ruby on Rails application that I am trying to run (in development) on Snow Leopard. I've got it working on my Ubuntu computer, but now I need to get my Snow Leopard environment set up. ...