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PHP : Function Reference : Directory Functions : closedir

closedir

Close directory handle (PHP 4, PHP 5)
void closedir ( resource dir_handle )

Closes the directory stream indicated by dir_handle. The stream must have previously been opened by opendir().

Parameters

dir_handle

The directory handle resource previously opened with opendir().

Examples

Example505.closedir() example

<?php
$dir
= "/etc/php5/";

// Open a known directory, read directory into variable and then close
if (is_dir($dir)) {
if (
$dh = opendir($dir)) {
$directory = readdir($dh);
closedir($dh);
}
}
?>


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Code Examples / Notes » closedir

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About deleting a directory after doing a readdir/closedir on it... I'm not sure if this is the solution, but you could try to chdir("/"); before the rmdir to make absolutely sure you aren't standing in the directory (i.e trying to pull out the rug from under yourself).

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