can't start mysql56 after move datadir

Murray Eisenberg murrayeisenberg at
Fri Feb 13 08:31:10 PST 2015

I've never heard permission "+x" referred to as "search permission". I thought +x is "execute" permission, which is surely more dangerous than +r read permission.

> On 13 Feb2015, at 12:19 AM, Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2015 at 12:10 AM, Murray Eisenberg <murrayeisenberg at> wrote:
> Do I also need to give the group _mysql read permission to some or all of /Volumes, /Volumes/MacHD, /Volumes/MacHD/Users, /Volumes/MacHD/Users/thisuser, /Volumes/MacHD/Users/thisuser/mysql ?
> I would hope they only need search permission (that is, +x on a directory).
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