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Error when saving settings (4 posts)

  1. jaboutboul
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hello,

    I just installed the plugin and it's awesome. One problem though, is I'm getting an error whenever I make a change on the settings page and save the updated settings. What I'm getting is this:

    Warning: is_writable() [function.is-writable]: open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/) is not within the allowed path(s): (/nfs:/tmp:/usr/local:/etc/apache2/gs-bin) im ...

    Anyone have any idea how to fix this? My wordpress is set up so that the wp root is in a separate folder.

  2. monodistortion
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    This may not be related to the error you're getting but I know that you need to make this change if your WordPress files aren't installed in your root folder.
    http://wordpress.org/support/topic/plugin-the-events-calendar-pretty-urls-do-not-work?replies=4#post-1842904

  3. jaboutboul
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    thanks, i went through and did this, but still getting the same error. any clues?

  4. monodistortion
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I just looked some more into this. What is your server setup (Linux, Windows, Mac, Apache version, PHP version)?

    In the General Settings, what is your WordPress address (URL) and Site address (URL)?

    Does this happen if you disable permalinks?

    This is a deprecated security feature of php that shouldn't be relied on but somewhere your settings are most likely wrong.
    http://php.net/manual/en/features.safe-mode.php

    Your problem sounds a lot like this one:
    http://wordpress.org/support/topic/php-warning-require_once-failed-to-open-stream?replies=17#post-1208269

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