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ftp_rmdir

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

ftp_rmdirRemoves a directory

Description

bool ftp_rmdir ( resource $ftp_stream , string $directory )

Removes the specified directory on the FTP server.

Parameters

ftp_stream

The link identifier of the FTP connection.

directory

The directory to delete. This must be either an absolute or relative path to an empty directory.

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Examples

Example #1 ftp_rmdir() example

<?php

$dir 
'www/';

// set up basic connection
$conn_id ftp_connect($ftp_server);

// login with username and password
$login_result ftp_login($conn_id$ftp_user_name$ftp_user_pass);

// try to delete the directory $dir
if (ftp_rmdir($conn_id$dir)) {
    echo 
"Successfully deleted $dir\n";
} else {
    echo 
"There was a problem while deleting $dir\n";
}

ftp_close($conn_id);

?>

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karl AT karlgroves.com
3 years ago
Please note that this function, like rmdir, requires that the directory be empty.
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