# Installing Mysql-python on Macosx

I faced some bumps trying to install mysql-python on my Mac OSX. I didn’t have MySQL installed on my computer because I use Vagrant to keep specific development environments accord with each project I’m work on.

During the first try I got error:

The important part is: sh: mysql_config: command not found, and mysql_config is part of mysql installation! So I had to install mysql and add it to the PATH on my computer:

After that, running the same command again, and many warnings later it worked:

Checking out a great tutorial now.

Enjoying Pythoning!