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ftp_rename

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

ftp_renameRenames a file or a directory on the FTP server

Description

bool ftp_rename ( resource $ftp_stream , string $oldname , string $newname )

ftp_rename() renames a file or a directory on the FTP server.

Parameters

ftp_stream

The link identifier of the FTP connection.

oldname

The old file/directory name.

newname

The new name.

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Examples

Example #1 ftp_rename() example

<?php
$old_file 
'somefile.txt.bak';
$new_file 'somefile.txt';

// 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 rename $old_file to $new_file
if (ftp_rename($conn_id$old_file$new_file)) {
 echo 
"successfully renamed $old_file to $new_file\n";
} else {
 echo 
"There was a problem while renaming $old_file to $new_file\n";
}

// close the connection
ftp_close($conn_id);
?>

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