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Development Tools Database Foundations Installing MySQL Server and MySQL Workbench Installing MySQL Server and Workbench on OS X

Yonas Fesehatsion
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Yonas Fesehatsion
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Error coping file to my-default.cnf

cp: /usr/local/mysql/support-files/my-default.cnf: No such file or directory

Ivan Lyubimov
Ivan Lyubimov
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Hey, have you solved the problem by any chance? I'm facing same issue here

1 Answer

I had a huge issue with this as well and it took me forever to figure out how to get mysql to work in osx. For me I found the problem lies with permissions of local. In terminal go to the usr directory and run ls -al the permissions for local should be drwxr-xr-x if not change it and mysql should work.