Question

PHP Fatal error: require_once(): Failed opening required

The error that I’m getting is:

[12-Mar-2016 07:34:35 America/New_York] PHP Fatal error:  require_once(): Failed opening required '/var/www/html/Test/include/DbHandler.php' (include_path='.:/usr/share/php:/usr/share/pear') in /var/www/html/Test/v1/index.php on line 11
Show comments

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Want to learn more? Join the DigitalOcean Community!

Join our DigitalOcean community of over a million developers for free! Get help and share knowledge in Q&A, subscribe to topics of interest, and get courses and tools that will help you grow as a developer and scale your project or business.

This comment has been deleted

Hi @benoyapple,

It looks like the following file couldn’t be found

/var/www/html/Test/include/DbHandler.php

The require_once function in PHP requires a file, if it’s not there or if by any chance it can’t actually find it, it throws and error and exits the application.

Please make sure, you are using the correct path to the file.

Regards, KDSys