stripping multiple extensions off filename

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Oleg Butuzov
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Post by Oleg Butuzov » Thu Apr 24, 2003 8:48 pm

code for lammers.
here is algoritm

read a file name
brake it is to parts
count all part
make a new file name
rename function

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Post by pootergeist » Fri Apr 25, 2003 12:37 am

$renamed_file = (substr($file,-7) == '.tar.gz') ? rename($file,substr($file,0,-7).'.tgz') : NULL;

check the numerics on that though.

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