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Fixed #4245 -- Added documentation about permission error on OS X. Th…

…anks, and ubernostrum and others

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@@ -41,6 +41,16 @@ From the command line, ``cd`` into a directory where you'd like to store your
code, then run the command `` startproject mysite``. This
will create a ``mysite`` directory in your current directory.
+.. admonition:: Max OS X permissions
+ If you're using Mac OS X, you may see the message "permission
+ denied" when you try to run `` startproject``. This
+ is because, on Unix-based systems like OS X, a file must be marked
+ as "exceutable" before it can be run as a program. To do this, open
+ and navigate (using the `cd` command) to the directory
+ where ```` is installed, then run the command
+ ``chmod +x``.
.. note::
You'll need to avoid naming projects after built-in Python or Django

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