HELP!!! What's Wrong With my phpBB!!!

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Batsu
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HELP!!! What's Wrong With my phpBB!!!

Post by Batsu » Sun Feb 29, 2004 5:38 am

If I Open my phpBB... I Found this:

Warning: Unknown(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/home/kaitou/public_html/forum/portal.php) is not within the allowed path(s): (/home/ffindo:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php:/tmp) in Unknown on line 0

Warning: Unknown(/home/kaitou/public_html/forum/portal.php): failed to open stream: Operation not permitted in Unknown on line 0

Warning: (null)(): Failed opening '/home/kaitou/public_html/forum/portal.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in Unknown on line 0

HOW TO FIX IT??? PLEASE HELP

sgantman
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Post by sgantman » Sun Feb 29, 2004 6:30 am

i am getting the same kind of errors!

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Drexion
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Post by Drexion » Sun Feb 29, 2004 6:53 am

The 'open_basedir restriction' is a hosting restriction. There may be another reason, but some hosts use it as a means of helping to prevent malicious scripts from being run. (especially in certain directories)

Basically the folder which you have uploaded the phpBB forum to has this restriction in effect - there is nothing we can do, you have to contact your host for support. (or possibly move the 'phpBB2' folder to a location not under this restriction?)

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