Pi-hole 5: Empty dashboard fix
Pi-hole 5 got released. Cool! After upgrading my Pi-hole 4 to Pi-hole 5, my admin panel dashboard didn’t work anymore – everything was just a blank, white page when I clicked on the dashboard/home page.
As seen in https://discourse.pi-hole.net/t/seit-update-funktionier-admin-center-nicht-mehr-vernunftig/32251/2, we just have to install the
sqlite-extension for our current PHP version.
I’m using PHP 7.4, here are my commands – make sure to change them to match your PHP version!
sudo apt install php7.4-sqlite -y sudo /etc/init.d/php7.4-fpm restart
Make sure to restart your
php-fpm after installing the extension(s).
Everything worked after I did that: