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ftp_login

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

ftp_loginLogs in to an FTP connection

Description

bool ftp_login ( resource $ftp_stream , string $username , string $password )

Logs in to the given FTP stream.

Parameters

ftp_stream

The link identifier of the FTP connection.

username

The username (USER).

password

The password (PASS).

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure. If login fails, PHP will also throw a warning.

Examples

Example #1 ftp_login() example

<?php
                     
$ftp_server 
"ftp.example.com";
$ftp_user "foo";
$ftp_pass "bar";

// set up a connection or die
$conn_id ftp_connect($ftp_server) or die("Couldn't connect to $ftp_server"); 

// try to login
if (@ftp_login($conn_id$ftp_user$ftp_pass)) {
    echo 
"Connected as $ftp_user@$ftp_server\n";
} else {
    echo 
"Couldn't connect as $ftp_user\n";
}

// close the connection
ftp_close($conn_id);  
?>


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