On Monday 25 February 2002 17:22, Nautilis wrote: > Hi everybody > > I am wondering if there is any way to evaluate which kind of file i have on > my server. > > Explanation: > > I have a website where i upload some files for my registered users. I > upload every file to a certain folder. Every user has his own folder so i > upload some files to some users and some other to other users. I create a > list with readdir so i can show a list of files that user can download. > > What I am trying to do is to evaluate the extension of that file so i can > show an icon, at least for certain types, for example PDF, GIF, JPG. ZIP > and WORD documents, and a general icon for the rest of file extensions. > > Anybody can point me into the right direction for evaluate this?
If you're using Linux there is a command called 'file' which does a good job identifying what type a particular file is. -- Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk /* Give me chastity and continence, but not just now. -- St. Augustine */ -- PHP Database Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php