Get Vagrant running with berkshelf on Mavericks
September 9, 2014
So, here I was trying to setup Vagrant on my Mac. Everything went fine till the vagrant up command and boom: myfirstvagrantproject $ vagrant up Bringing machine 'projectname' up with 'virtualbox' provider... ==> projectname: The cookbook path '/Users/cruisemaniac/.berkshelf/projectname/vagrant/berkshelf-20140909-37664-1gf5t34-projectname' doesn't exist. Ignoring... Updating Vagrant's berkshelf: '/Users/cruisemaniac/.berkshelf/projectname/vagrant/berkshelf-20140909-37664-1gf5t34-projectname' RuntimeError: Couldn't determine Berks version: #<Buff::ShellOut::Response:0x00000101040360 @exitstatus=1, @stdout="", @stderr="/Users/cruisemaniac/.
Homebrew and MySQL
September 5, 2014
I was recently trying to setup MySQL with Homebrew and noticed that the mysql server that brew installed was not playing nice with the existing setups. The solution is to wipe out any existing MySQL installs you’ve got on your mac and redo everything from scratch with brew.