PHP Extract Zip File. This article is a continuation of previous articles php create zip file. Once we can create zip file with php, then we will extract the zip file. If you have not to read php create zip file, please read it.
PHP Create Zip File. Something needs to be considered when creating a zip file using php is already loaded or not the zlib library by php runtime. With zlib enables you to transparently read or write ZIP compressed archives and the files inside them.
– PHP 4
The bundled PHP 4 version requires » ZZIPlib, by Guido Draheim, version 0.10.6 or later
– PHP 5.2.0 or later
This extension uses the functions of » zlib by Jean-loup Gailly and Mark Adler.
PHP Create Zip File Function
To use these functions, make sure that zlib have been loaded by php runtime. Use this trick to find zlib has been loaded by php, create new file php (Ex:phpinfo.php), fill the file with this(without quote): “<?php phpinfo();?>“. Put it on the web folder then open with mozilla fire fox.