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Jeff 'japhy' Pinyan
February 22, 2002 06:55
Re: file size
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On Feb 22, Chris Ball said:

>>>>>> "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]; 

Or the -s file test as a shortcut to this same information:

  $size = -s $filename;

>More information at perldoc -f stat,

And perldoc -f -X.

Jeff "japhy" Pinyan
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