Gestix can work with MySQL, among other relational database systems choices. This article is about Gestix Software working with MySQL on Mac OS-X systems.
Common to both Mac OS-X Desktop and Server editions
When upgrading from old version of Mac OS-X, MySQL and Apache can stop working.
To manually restart those services open the Utilities | Terminal and enter the following commands:
Start Apache (the personal web server)
sudo apachectl start
Ensure that Apache will start after a reboot:
sudo launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/org.apache.httpd.plist
sudo SystemStarter start MySQL
Mac OS-X Server 10.9 Maverick
Apache configuration file
Older versions of Gestix will fail to install on this server, with:
error 404 – http://localost/gnet/cgi-bin/gnet-app.cgi was not found on this server.
To fix, after installing Gestix run the following command
sudo mv /etc/apache2/users/gestix_httpd.conf /Library/Server/Web/Config/apache2/sites/