How to Install Apache Ant on a Mac

Created a video for installing apache ant on Mac running on MacOS Sierra and here is the steps to follow along. Download Apache Ant to your desktop and unzip the files Rename the folder to ant Open the Terminal Move the files to /usr/local Fix the permission Edit the bash_profile with your favorite editor Add […]

Forbidden You don’t have permission to access /~username/directory in Mac OS X

I have this weird issue with my website backups. When I store them inside my Sites folder and try to view them from the browser. 1. They do not appear listed when I do a directory listing 2. Accessing the folder manually produces the error You don’t have permission to access on localhost /~username/mydirectory This […]

How to Setup PHP, MySQL and phpMyAdmin on Mac OS X Snow Leopard

My previous working setup was on WAMP( Windows, Apache, MySQL and PHP). On Windows I used a bundled app WampServer that did the job, just install the executable and your all set.

On Mac it kinda needs a bit of work but basically you have to configure PHP, download-install MySQL and phpMyAdmin.
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