Those of you who have been editing your login background since 10.7 through to 10.7.3 would have noticed that upgrading to 10.7.4 broke the custom login background. This is because Apple have changed the way in which this background is applied, as well as the location.
It’s been vastly covered by everyone, Lion Server doesn’t come with MySQL. It was replaced by PostgreSQL. So what do all of the WordPress users out there do? Well, it’s still possible to get MySQL installed on to your 10.7 Server – here’s how…
We recently purchased a new MacMini Server which came with Lion Server pre-installed. You no longer receive media, as we know – Lion is a media-less release. So I hit a snag when I wanted to restore the MacMini back to a clean install – at work our internet connection goes through a proxy server – as per the Apple documentation, Lion Recovery HD (CMD+R) doesn’t support the use of Proxies!
Many people new to the OS X Server platform find out the hard way that Apple’s Time Machine is really no good for backups, especially where databases and web services are involved.