SWKeyExFatalError error: Cannot open file + plesk linux

Posted: 5p in Plesk

SWKeyExFatalError error: Cannot open file + plesk linux

When you get following weird exception error while trying to access plesk CP,please try to do the fix that explained as follows

ERROR: SWKeyExFatalError
error: Cannot open file

0: common_func.php3:4480
of_get_key_by_product(string ‘plesk-unix’)
1: common_func.php3:4480
2: common_func.php3:4559
getKeyProp(string ‘demo’)
3: auth.php3:48

Fix if it is file permission issue :

Login to server via SSH

cd /etc/sw/keys/ and take look at its permission

ls -l /etc/sw/keys/
drwxrws— 2 psaadm swkey-data 4096 Jan 6 14:55 backup
-rw-r–r– 1 psaadm swkey-data 22 Oct 16 21:25 info
drwxrws— 2 root swkey-data 4096 Oct 22 05:15 instances
drwxrws— 2 psaadm swkey-data 4096 Jan 6 14:55 keys
drwxrws— 2 psaadm swkey-data 4096 Oct 22 05:15 lock
-rw-rw—- 1 root swkey-data 6101 Jan 12 01:43 registry.xml
drwxrws— 2 psaadm swkey-data 4096 Oct 22 05:18 restart

When you see like above,please change the ownership to psaadm:swkey-data to all the files/folder inside that directory.
Now restart plesk and keep your fingers crossed It should fix it usually.

This fix used if it is related to incorrect permissions issue , but it can be different or issue may be related with other things sometimes since it is all about PLESK!!!


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