Mac OS development environment

On the Mac, the most popular all-in-one package for installing the tools you will need for a local web server is MAMP. There is also a Mac version of the XAMPP package. You can also use the native Mac Apache and install MySQL and PHP yourself. The following pages cover some of these different approaches.

HowTo: Create a local environment using MAMP

MAMP creates a local server environment on Mac OS X by installing PHP, MySQL, and Apache right out of the box. This will make Drupal much

Installing Drupal 7 on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)

If you are using the standard installation of PHP and MySQL on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), and you want to try out the latest Drupal 7 code,

Postgres on Max OS X with MAMP

At the moment I'm running MAMP Pro, but the setup should work with MAMP free version as well.

HowTo: Installing ffmpeg-php extension for MAMP (Mac)

First of all point your php and phpize to your MAMP environment..

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