Archive for February, 2009

Setting up a PHP/MySQL Local Development Environment on a Mac (doing it properly)

February 25th, 2009 by Sean Barton 6 comments »

This tutorial will show you how to setup a Local Development Environment on your Mac the proper way (not using MAMP or XAMPP). I will also give examples of some of the software you can use for your day to day development including an IDE, SQL Browser and Subversion client. Since OSX Leopard (I think), Macs arrive bundled with a local Apache server and a PHP install. The only real missing thing are MySQL and turning it all on. It’s … Continue reading