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Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Zend_Session_Exception' with message 'Zend_Session::start() - session_start() #976

anonymous-piwik-user opened this Issue · 2 comments

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alfter update to 0.4.3 i got this error (sometimes)

Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Zend_Session_Exception' with message 'Zend_Session::start() - session_start() [<a href='function.session-start'>function.session-start</a>]: ps_files_cleanup_dir: opendir(/tmp) failed: Permission denied (13)' in /webseiten/domain1/statistics/libs/Zend/Session.php:379 Stack trace: #0 /webseiten/domain1/statistics/index.php(50): Zend_Session::start() #1 {main} thrown in /webseiten/domain1/statistics/libs/Zend/Session.php on line 379

The web server doesn't have permissions to clean up stale sessions (garbage collection). You can set the session.save_path as a workaround.

Please see:


In [1483], refs #642 and #976 - is session.save_handler is 'files' and session.save_path is not writeable, create (and use) local tmp/sessions folder

@anonymous-piwik-user anonymous-piwik-user added this to the Piwik 0.4.4 milestone
@mattab mattab added the wontfix label
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