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MAMP & MAMP PRO —
Version 5.1.1 released

We’ve just released version 5.1.1 of MAMP PRO. This update is only available via the in-app update function of MAMP PRO and contains some bug fixes and improvements.

  • When installing WordPress you need to create an admin name and password.
  • Using single quotes in WordPress passwords no longer crash the application.
  • Hardened host import and publish functions against network interruptions
  • Improved loading from Cloud in PHP cgi mode
  • Fixed a bug when reloading the hosts table

Please note: This version introduces an improved Cloud archive format which older versions can NOT read! Updating all your installations to version 5.1.1 solves this.

Don’t hesitate to report any other bug you may find to our bugbase so we can fix it as quickly as possible.


MAMP & MAMP PRO —
Version 5.1 released

We’ve just released version 5.1 of MAMP & MAMP PRO. This update is available for download and contains some bug fixes and improvements.

MAMP & MAMP PRO

  • Updated components
    • MySQL 5.7.23
    • phpMyAdmin 4.8.3
  • New components
    • Extensions to use Redis from PHP, Perl, Python & Ruby

MAMP

  • Fixed a crash when retrieving the MySQL password

MAMP PRO

  • The Create Snapshot toolbar item gets highlighted again when a snapshot is being created.
  • The Memcached and Redis extensions for PHP are now only enabled when GroupStart is enabled for these servers.
  • PHP versions can be removed from inside MAMP PRO.
  • Fixed a crash when reading the user ID
  • Edit windows support proxy icons in the titlebar – when possible.
  • The checkbox “Automatically resolve aliases and symbolic links” now works correctly in open dialogs.
  • You can no longer create snapshots if there is not enough free disk space.
  • Host-specific ports are no longer ignored.
  • Fixed a crash when creating/restoring a snapshot
  • Added MySQL user “mamp” as a “root” stand-in for emergencies

Don’t hesitate to report any other bug you may find to our bugbase so we can fix it as quickly as possible.


MAMP PRO —
Version 5.0.4 released

We’ve just released version 5.0.4 of MAMP PRO. This update is only available via the in-app update function of MAMP PRO and contains some bug fixes and improvements.

  • MySQL no longer wrongly reports failed starts.
  • Redis starts more reliably when using the ‘redis’ user account.
  • Editor
    • Fixed an auto layout bug on Mac OS X 10.10
    • No longer crashes when opening a file in a new window
  • MAMP PRO can now start the update of the complete MAMP package.
  • Automatically created snapshots now have “[auto]” in their name.
  • When purging old snapshots “[auto]” snapshots are removed first, then the oldest snapshots, until only 100 or less snapshots per host are left.
  • Included remote server information in Summary
  • Inactive hosts will no longer be written to the /etc/hosts file.
  • Fixed an exception when updating a component
  • A new toolbar item to show/hide the sidebar of the main window
  • Added publish and import host entries to the contextual menu of the hosts’ list and the action menu
  • Added progress indicator to update window
  • Reduced use of external tools

Don’t hesitate to report any other bug you may find to our bugbase so we can fix it as quickly as possible.


MAMP PRO —
Version 5.0.3 released

We’ve just released version 5.0.3 of MAMP PRO. This update is only available via the in-app update function of MAMP PRO and contains some bug fixes and improvements.

  • Calling external commands has been improved.
  • Communication with Dropbox is more reliable.
  • Transferring WordPress hosts works more stable.
  • Hosts are now grouped correctly.
  • Webpage previews in the Overview window are cancelled immediately if necessary.
  • Editor: Auto-completion settings are now stored permanently.
  • Editor: Fixed a crash when inserting text
  • The menubar item now respects the user settings.

Don’t hesitate to report any other bug you may find to our bugbase so we can fix it as quickly as possible.