Tag: mac

Install PHP intl extension using Homebrew on XAMPP

Recently, when trying to install the PHP intl extension for a Symfony2┬ábased web project using Homebrew to following error message kept showing up: /usr/local/bin/brew: /usr/local/Library/brew.rb: /System/Library/Frameworks/Ruby.framework/Versions/1.8/usr/bin/ruby: bad interpreter: No such file or directory /usr/local/bin/brew: line 23: /usr/local/Library/brew.rb: Undefined error: 0 This post steps explains what is needed to install PHP intl extension using Homebrew on […]

Setup Varnish Cache Server for Magento 1.9 CE on Mac OSX

When dealing with high traffic Magento installations you definitely want to implement caching mechanisms to ensure proper response times for your visitors. Apart from internal caching and indexing functionality provided by Magento there exist a couple of (external) extensions that help you speed of content delivery by e.g. caching entire pages, such as PageCache for […]

Installing OAuth PECL extension for XAMPP beta on Mac

Recently I ran into problems when installing OAuth PECL extension for XAMPP beta on Mac OS-X. Running pecl from the command line gave the following error: Luckily, the solution to this problem is pretty simple. First, delete pear.conf by making a backup in your XAMPP setup: This way PECL will create a new and correct […]