$cfg['TempDir'] (/usr/share/phpmyadmin/tmp/) is not accessible


Received the following warning after logging in the built-in phpMyAdmin for “any” DB running in my instance of HestiaCP:

The $cfg['TempDir'] (/usr/share/phpmyadmin/tmp/) is not accessible. phpMyAdmin is not able to cache templates and will be slow because of this.

Example below:

This is how the /usr/share/phpmyadmin directory looks like:


Any help is much appreciated.

Thanks in advance.

Hi @ivano.buffa,

It’s a bug. Execute this command to fix it:

chown -R hestiamail:www-data /usr/share/phpmyadmin/tmp/

Thanks for your swift reply. I applied the suggested modification. Currently monitoring… I will mark your answer a as solution shortly!

My regards sir

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