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MySQL server does not start because of a sequence number

This may occur when your Mac goes to sleep.

10:12:32 1753 [Note] InnoDB: The log sequence numbers 609248312 and 609248312 in ibdata files do not match the log sequence number 609248322 in the ib_logfiles!
  1. Quit MAMP PRO.
  2. Go to your /Library/application support/appsolute/MAMP PRO/db/mysql57 directory.
  3. Rename both “ib_logfile0” and “ib_logfile1” to “ib_logfile0_bak” and “ib_logfile1_bak”.
  4. Restart MAMP PRO.
  5. Both “ib_logfile0” and “ib_logfile1” should be rebuilt.