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Stops execution and displays an error message.


void fatal_error (string $error[, mixed $log])

Parameter $error

Expected type: String
Description: The error message

Parameter $log

Expected type: Mixed
Description: Whether or not to log the error, and if so, what type of error this is

Allowed types for $log
Allowed values Description
Boolean false, if you don't want the error to be logged
Enumerated String What type of error this is (see log_error) - defaults to 'general'


  • $log specifies what type of error this is (or 'false' if the error shouldn't be logged)
  • If $log isn't set, the error will be logged as a 'general' error (see log_error)