Managing File Upload
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about managing file upload with PHP. Topics include creating Web form for user to select and submit uploaded files; creating PHP script to process uploaded files on the Web server.
File Upload Web Form
File Upload PHP Script
- Web form for file upload requires <form method="POST" enctype="multipart/form-data", ...>
to ensure the HTTP request being generated correctly to send files.
- Web form for file upload also needs to have
<input type="file" ...> fields to allow users to select one or more files
from the local computer to be uploaded to the Web server.
- Web server side PHP script can use retrieve information from $_FILES
to inspect and process uploaded files,
which are stored in temporary location by the PHP engine.
Table of Contents
About This Book
Introduction and Installation of PHP
PHP Script File Syntax
PHP Data Types and Data Literals
Variables, References, and Constants
Expressions, Operations and Type Conversions
Conditional Statements - "if" and "switch"
Loop Statements - "while", "for", and "do ... while"
Function Declaration, Arguments, and Return Values
Arrays - Ordered Maps
Interface with Operating System
Introduction of Class and Object
Integrating PHP with Apache Web Server
Retrieving Information from HTTP Requests
Creating and Managing Sessions in PHP Scripts
Sending and Receiving Cookies in PHP Scripts
Controlling HTTP Response Header Lines in PHP Scripts
►Managing File Upload
MySQL Server Connection and Access Functions
Functions to Manage Directories, Files and Images
SOAP Extension Function and Calling Web Services
SOAP Server Functions and Examples
Localization Overview of Web Applications
Using Non-ASCII Characters in HTML Documents
Using Non-ASCII Characters as PHP Script String Literals
Receiving Non-ASCII Characters from Input Forms
"mbstring" Extension and Non-ASCII Encoding Management
Managing Non-ASCII Character Strings with MySQL Servers
Parsing and Managing HTML Documents
Configuring and Sending Out Emails
Image and Picture Processing
Managing ZIP Archive Files
Managing PHP Engine and Modules on macOS
Managing PHP Engine and Modules on CentOS
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