That's what I was talking about :).  I wish there was something built in
that would just let me append a file where I want, that would make things a
little easier.  Oh well, thanks a lot for the help that makes sense (and I
think it works).

"Martin Towell" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote in message
> I dodn't know of any single function that does what you want, but you can
> this:
> $contents = file($filename);  // each line has it's own array position
> $contents[$line] = $newline;
> $content = implode("\n", $contents);
> $f = fopen($filename, "w");
> fputs($f, $content);
> fclose($f);
> (not tested, but should work as is) some error checking would also be
> good.... :)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Earle [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Thursday, July 11, 2002 2:10 PM
> Subject: [PHP] Editing files by line
> I was wondering if there was a function that would allow me to "jump" to a
> certain line if a file and then write from there?  I'm searching
> without any luck :(.
> Also, if there is not specific function, is there a trick that gives the
> same effect (without reading the entire file line by line, then writing to
> it where I need to, then replacing the file)?
> Thanks in advance (hopefully :)).
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