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I am creating a cookie?I am not using any <html> or <head> tags before it.There is only  database connection and retrieving some values from it.I am getting Error as "cookie is Set after header is passed".what is the solution?
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Question by:padmamvs
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by:maxkir
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check any require() or include() directives before sending a cookie in your text.
I bet that some of the included files outputs some blank characters.

I mean, if you make

include("config.inc");
SetCookie(...);

and file config.inc is like that:
<?php
//stuff
?>
[spaces]
-- end of file --
then these spaces are sent before your SetCookie command - so PHP gives an error.
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by:tejass
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I completely agree with maxkir
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aikon earned 40 total points
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Hi padmamvs,

The cookie code must be before any code you put ei php or html.

Regards.
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