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From:
Chris Ball
Date:
February 22, 2002 06:46
Subject:
Re: file size
Message ID:
87664plgka.fsf@lexis.house.pkl.net
>>>>> "Anthony" == awards  <anthony> writes:

    Anthony> Hi, I have an upload script, and i want to check the file
    Anthony> size before it uploads.

The stat() function returns a list that includes file size as the
seventh element.  You can use:

   $size = (stat($filename))[7]; 

... to retrieve the size of $filename in bytes.

More information at perldoc -f stat,

- Chris.    
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