[nycphp-talk] Smarty template problem - creating directories

Andrew Yochum andrew at
Thu Aug 7 11:34:20 EDT 2003

On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 11:31:36AM -0400, Jeff wrote:
> Hope someone has some experience with Smarty. I'm getting the following
> error message. Note the double forward slashes. Any know how to solve
> this one?
> Warning: Smarty error: problem creating directory
> "/tmp/disk/home/webmaster/Files/WWW/tff_pref/templates/templates_c//%%-1
> 1/%%-1167457344" 

The double slashes should be fine, I think.  You probably have an unnecessary
trailing / in a config file somewhere.

Have you checked the permissions on the containing directory?  Does the user
the script is running as have permission to write to it?

Andrew Yochum
Digital Pulp, Inc.
andrew at

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