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PharData::addEmptyDir

(PHP >= 5.3.0, PECL phar >= 2.0.0)

PharData::addEmptyDirAdd an empty directory to the tar/zip archive

Description

bool PharData::addEmptyDir ( string $dirname )

With this method, an empty directory is created with path dirname. This method is similar to ZipArchive::addEmptyDir().

Parameters

dirname

The name of the empty directory to create in the phar archive

Return Values

no return value, exception is thrown on failure.

Examples

Example #1 A PharData::addEmptyDir() example

<?php
try {
    
$a = new PharData('/path/to/my.tar');

    
$a->addEmptyDir('/full/path/to/file');
    
// demonstrates how this file is stored
    
$b $a['full/path/to/file']->isDir();
} catch (
Exception $e) {
    
// handle errors here
}
?>

See Also

PHP Manual