PHP | fopen() Function

PHP fopen() Function


Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP fopen() Function.

The fopen() function opens a file or URL. If fopen() fails, it can return false or error on failure. To hide the error output, add an '@" in front of the function name.

Syntax

Following below is the syntax to use this function -

resource fopen ( string $filename , string $mode [, bool $use_include_path = FALSE [, resource $context ]] )


This function can bind named resource specified by filename or a stream.

Example

Try out the below example -

<?php
   $file = fopen("/PhpProject/sample.txt", "r");
   $file = fopen("/PhpProject/index.php", "r");
   $file = fopen("/PhpProject/sample1.txt", "wb");
?>


Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we are going to be discussing about the PHP fpassthru() Function.

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