I have been heck of a time to get mysql and fastcgi to
work properly on my Mac OS X box. I keep getting the
following error: Can’t connect to local MySQL server
through socket ‘/opt/local/var/run/mysql5/mysqld.sock’
I have even tried commenting out the “socket” option
in my database.yml but it still gives me the same
error. I’m ok when I use webrick, but apache is not
being nice. I can connect via sockets to mysql like
"mysql -uroot -ppassword
So I’m guessing its an Apache or Fastcgi problem.
Here is my config inside apache:
What’s an Intel chip doing in a Mac? A whole lor more that it’s ever
done in a PC.