The title sums up my issue. I'm deploying to shared hosting by uploading my files (except
mylaravelproject/public/ to the root directory, and the contents of
I've already tried the following:
index.phpto point to the correct folder in root
npm installin the relevant directory
php artisan key:generate
php artisan cache:clearand
php artisan config:clear
.envand changing the relevant fields:
APP_URLand database related ones
I'm still met with a white screen and an HTTP 500 error. What should I do?
Whoops! I was able to solve it on my own somehow. Thanks to everyone who replied still.
For anyone having similar issues:
Start by adding the following to the top of
ini_set('display_errors', '1'); ini_set('display_startup_errors', '1'); error_reporting(E_ALL);
Turns out hpanel / hostinger's directory structure is weird, and
public_html/ from the file manager is actually a shortcut to a folder not directly under root. Here's what it actually looks like:
/ | - domains | - yourdomainname.com | - public_html | - index.php
So unlike most guides out there, relevant directories under
index.php need to be changed to something like
Enable debugger to know the issue
inside Config/App.php change
'debug' => env('APP_DEBUG', false)
'debug' => env('APP_DEBUG', true)
& in .env make
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