MYSQL install on MAC os X.
Download the startup and core packages from MYSQL site.
Make sure the root account is enabled, if you have not accessed root account yet, it may not be activated yet, follow the instructions here
sudo /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysqld_safe --user=root to start your mysql
You're all set!
"Error: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2)
This error indicates that the script cannot access the MySQL server.