After upgrading to Maverick I found myself constantly being logged out – unintentionally and messing up MAMP and my dynamic server settings, preventing all access to sites under development. The solution is simple, but it took me a while to find it.

  1. in your SYSTEM PREFERENCES go under SECURITY & PRIVACY
  2. click and enter your password to unlock
  3. click on the ADVANCED tab

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  1. UNCHECK “Log out after … minutes of inactivity
  2. click OK and you are done.

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