Category Archives: OSX

2 Common errors while setting up phpMyAdmin on Mac OSX

You might encounter the following two errors while installing phpMyAdmin on OSX Login without password is forbidden by the configuration ( See AllowNoPassword ) #2002 can not login tot the MySQL server Here are the fixes for the above two … Continue reading

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Unable to connect mysql on OSX form PHP

If you are unable to connect to mysql from PHP and you are sure that MYSQL is running, then try changing your host name from localhost to

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Mongod error | exception in initAndListen std::exception: locale::facet::_S_create_c_locale name not valid

I got this error while trying to start mongodb on amazon ec2. Running this command in the terminal solved the problem. export LC_ALL=C I don’t have any idea about what it means at this time except that it sets the … Continue reading

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Where is httpd.conf file in Mac OSX Lion

On mac httpd.conf file is located in the directory /etc/apache2/. You can access it through terminal if you want to navigate to it through finder, on finder toolbar goto go->go to folder and type in /etc/apache2

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Make command not found in Mac OSX

If you get a -bash: make: command not found error while trying to compile from source, you have to install xcode and then in xcode goto preferences->downloads and install xcode developer tools Download Xcode I’m not sure if you can … Continue reading

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