Dreamhost having tons of problems with php scripts

i know that fopen function is disabled. i am running several scripts that uses this function and suddenly all the scripts stop working. i now, either have to reqrite all the script myself. look for an alternate scripts that does the same thing, or can you provide solutions to fix my problems.

Some threads after doing quick search for fopen. Main thread is the first link below

http://discussion.dreamhost.com/showthreaded.pl?Cat=&Board=forum_programming&Number=19641
http://discussion.dreamhost.com/showthreaded.pl?Cat=&Board=forum_troubleshooting&Number=22465
http://discussion.dreamhost.com/showthreaded.pl?Cat=&Board=curious&Number=22441

A solution might be
http://wiki.dreamhost.com/index.php/CURL

I’ve been trying to put together some information about this very problem on the DreamHost wiki. You may find it useful.


Simon Jessey
Keystone Websites | si-blog

Thanks for that clear explanation. Need to tweek some scripts…