On Wednesday 11 December 2002 18:55, Steve Jackson wrote:
> > On Wednesday 11 December 2002 17:30, Steve Jackson wrote:
> > > I'm trying to rename an uploaded file with the value of a select I
> > > have in the uploaded form. Can someone point me in the right
> > > direction. The PHP.net rename manual isn't helping a lot? My code:
> >
> > What is the problem?
> I can't figure out how to upload the file with the name I need. The
> rename function in the manual says
> Its:
>       rename("string1","string2")
> Ie.
> <?php
>   rename("/tmp/tmp_file.txt", "/home/user/login/docs/my_file.txt");
> ?>
> I want to rename the file copied to the server to the name of the select
> value I sent in my previous post (held in the variable $category) so
> basically How do I do that? Where do I do it in the upload script also?
> You mention I should be able to do it in a single step, that would be
> ideal but again how do I do it? Do I need to put the uploaded file in a
> variable so I can rename the copied image?

  if (is_uploaded_file($HTTP_POST_FILES['userfile']['tmp_name'])) {

That should do it in a single step.

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.biz
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