open_basedir restriction message

Overview When attempting to access a file in PHP, the script will yield a warning similar to: Warning: fopen(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/var/www/myresource) is not within the allowed path(s): (/home/virtual/site2/fst:/var/www/html:/usr/local:/usr/bin:/usr/sbin:/etc:/tmp:/proc:/dev:/.socket) in /home/virtual/site2/fst/var/www/html/myfile.php on line 3 Cause This is caused by mistakenly referencing a path within a pivot root inconsistent with PHP.¬†PHP runs with a…