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ZipArchive::getFromName

(PHP 5 >= 5.2.0, PECL zip >= 1.1.0)

ZipArchive::getFromNameReturns the entry contents using its name

Description

string ZipArchive::getFromName ( string $name [, int $length = 0 [, int $flags ]] )

Returns the entry contents using its name.

Parameters

name

Name of the entry

length

The length to be read from the entry. If 0, then the entire entry is read.

flags

The flags to use to open the archive. the following values may be ORed to it.

  • ZipArchive::FL_UNCHANGED

  • ZipArchive::FL_COMPRESSED

Return Values

Returns the contents of the entry on success or FALSE on failure.

Examples

Example #1 Get the file contents

<?php
$zip 
= new ZipArchive;
if (
$zip->open('test1.zip') === TRUE) {
    echo 
$zip->getFromName('testfromfile.php');
    
$zip->close();
} else {
    echo 
'failed';
}
?>

Example #2 Convert an image from a zip entry

<?php
$z 
= new ZipArchive();
if (
$z->open(dirname(__FILE__) . '/test_im.zip')) {
    
$im_string $z->getFromName("pear_item.gif");
    
$im imagecreatefromstring($im_string);
    
imagepng($im'b.png');
}
?>

See Also

PHP Manual