Issues with phpMyAdmin on nginx ubuntu 14.04

Posted July 23, 2014 17.6k views

I am getting this error in logs

2014/07/23 06:35:38 [error] 31576#0: *25 FastCGI sent in stderr: "PHP message: PHP Fatal error:  require_once(): Failed opening required './libraries/php-gettext/' (include_path='.:/usr/share/php:/usr/share/pear') in /usr/share/phpmyadmin/libraries/select_lang.lib.php on line 395" while reading response header from upstream, client:, server: , request: "GET / HTTP/1.1", upstream: "fastcgi://unix:/var/run/php-fcgi-phpmyadmin-php-fcgi-0.sock:",

and when I try to access phpmyadmin in browser, page is blank

I have ajenti installed for control panel.

Can anyone help please?

Mohit Aneja

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I had same problem in symbolic links. After remove simlinks and make hard links problem solved

rm /usr/share/phpmyadmin/libraries/php-gettext/*
ln /usr/share/php/php-gettext/* /usr/share/phpmyadmin/libraries/php-gettext

I know this is coming late. But what @denis.grasp may have forgotten to mention is that you need to ensure package php-gettext is installed. sudo apt-get install php-gettext before trying to create the link. Otherwise Directory `/usr/share/php/php-gettext/ Will be missing.

edited by kamaln7

How did you install phpMyAdmin? Can you pastebin its nginx configuration file?

I had to re-create the server configuration file and it works fine post that.