I could not connect to the my sql database that I set up using MAMP with mysql Workbench. Whilst MAMP is neat – I prefer mysql workbench for my sql coding. So – how did I do this? Well, I found out that for the connection you need to use a socket/pipe connection to the […]
I am setting up a mySQL, apache, php environment on another mac and I came across this: http://www.mamp.info/en/downloads/index.html it’s called MAMP and it basically bundles everything that you need together in one easy install and includes some tools for administering each component. Cool….what a time-saver!
It’s very easy to check if your processor is a 64 bit processor. Go to About This Mac… Click More Info…then System Report Get your processor name (mine is Intel core i5) If it’s an Intel Core Solo or an Intel Core Duo it’s 32 bit, if its a Core i3; i5; i7; a Xeon; […]
I don’t want to go into my WordPress site everytime I learn something new so I’m using a useful app called myWPEdit. It’s like a small notes window on your screen and you just write your bit then click post. No opening a web page etc – it can just sit there all day and […]
I came across a problem trying to install mySQL on my other machine – i didn’t have permissions to do anything – I need to be a root user. This was easily solved (I’m on OS X Lion) Go to System Prefs Click on your login and the click the Join.. button Click Open directory […]