PHP | ftp_exec() function
The ftp_exec() function is an inbuilt function in PHP that is used to execute a command on the FTP server.
ftp_exec( $ftp_connection, $command )
Parameters: This function accepts two parameters as mentioned above and described below:
- $ftp_connection: It is required parameter. It specifies the already existing FTP connection to use for execution of FTP commands or functions.
- $command: It is required parameter. It specifies the command to be executed on the FTP server whose connection has been established successfully.
Return Value: It returns True on success or False on failure.
- This function is available for PHP 4.0.3 and newer version.
- The following examples cannot be run on online IDE. So try to run in some PHP hosting server or localhost with proper ftp server , username and password.
successfully connected to the ftp server! logged in successfully! ls-al > test.txt has been successfully executed. Connection closed Successfully!