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All of a sudden I'm getting a white screen when trying to login into my site. I had a look at my apache error log and found the following. Is anybody able to give me a clue on what the problem is and how to solve it?

PHP Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Magento\Framework\Exception\LocalizedException' with message 'Can't create directory /var/www/html/magento/var/generation/Magento/Framework/App/ResourceConnection/.' in /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator.php:103\nStack trace:\n#0 /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator/Autoloader.php(35): Magento\Framework\Code\Generator->generateClass('Magento\Framewo...')\n#1 [internal function]: Magento\Framework\Code\Generator\Autoloader->load('Magento\Framewo...')\n#2 [internal function]: spl_autoload_call('Magento\Framewo...')\n#3 /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Reader/ClassReader.php(19): ReflectionClass->__construct('Magento\Framewo...')\n#4 /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/ObjectManager/Definition/Runtime.php(44): Magento\Framework\Code\Reader\ClassReader->getConstructor('Magento\Framewo...')\n#5 /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/ObjectManager/Factory/Dynamic/Developer.php(71): Magento\Framework\ObjectManager\ in /var/www/html/magento/vendor/magento/framework/Code/Generator.php on line 103

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  • Check owner/permission of /var/www/html/magento/var. Commented Feb 25, 2016 at 1:55
  • drwxrwx--- 12 magento www-data Commented Feb 25, 2016 at 1:57
  • Just for testing make it 777. Also rename the "generation" folder (eg mv generation generation.bk Commented Feb 25, 2016 at 2:00
  • Thanks for your help and pointing me in the right direction.. Commented Feb 25, 2016 at 2:07

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Re owning the /var/www/html/magento/var directory fixed this problem.

See here:

http://devdocs.magento.com/guides/v2.0/install-gde/prereq/file-system-perms.html

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