This is a tutorial on how to install MySQL 5.7 on macOS since the default version of MySQL (at the time of writing) is 8.0. Some software like Sequel Pro don’t yet support the changes made in the newer version of MySQL.
To start off, you can check which version of git you’re using by typing this in your terminal:
If you use bash (the default shell) edit ~/.bash_profile or if you’ve installed another shell, edit the configuration file for your…
Swapfiles are essentially space on your hard drive that’s used as a virtual extension of your computers physical memory (RAM). Your computer “swaps” physical memory and virtual memory so that it doesn’t overload the physical memory. You…