PHP on Windows Fails with 'session_start() failed: No such file or directory' (Doc ID 316398.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version: 10.1.2.0.2 to 10.1.3.5.0 - Release: AS10gR2 to AS10gR3
Generic Windows
Microsoft Windows 2000

Symptoms

After configuring Oracle Application Server on Windows, PHP pages bring up the following error in a browser:
Warning: session_start(): open(/tmp\sess_e97e681c6436aa8babe4c31f26e13180, O_RDWR) failed: No such file or directory (2) in c:\oraportal\apache\apache\htdocs\header.php on line 1

Cause

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