PHP Exercises: Get the size of a file

PHP: Exercise-39 with Solution

Write a PHP program to get the size of a file.

Sample Solution: -

PHP Code:

$myfile = fopen("/home/students/ppp.txt", "w") or die("Unable to open file!");
$txt = "PHP Exercises\n";
fwrite($myfile, $txt);
$txt = "from\n";
fwrite($myfile, $txt);
$txt = "w3resource\n";
fwrite($myfile, $txt);
echo "Size of the file: ".filesize("/home/students/ppp.txt")."\n";

Sample Output:

Size of the file: 30        


Flowchart: Get the size of a file.

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