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PHP Function fclose()


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Syntax

bool fclose ( resource $handle );

Definition and Usage

The file pointed to by handle is closed.

Paramters

ParameterDescription
handleThe file pointer must be valid, and must point to a file successfully opened by fopen() or fsockopen().

Return Value

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Example

Following is the usage of this function:

<?php
$handle = fopen('example.txt', 'r');

fclose($handle);
?>

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