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Fastest way to calculate the size of an opened file

By: srakesh on Jul 13th, 2011  |  syntax: PHP  |  size: 0.86 KB  |  views: 45  |  expires: Never
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  1. <?php
  2. $fp = fopen("/tmp/temp.rock", "a+");
  3.  
  4. fwrite($fp, "This is the contents");
  5.  
  6. echo "Time taken to calculate the size by filesize function: ";
  7. $t = microtime(true);
  8. $ts1 = filesize("/tmp/temp.rock") . "\n";
  9. echo microtime(true) - $t . "\n";
  10.  
  11. echo "Time taken to calculate the size by fstat function:";
  12. $t = microtime(true);
  13. $ts1 = fstat($fp) . "\n";
  14. $size = $ts1["size"];
  15. echo microtime(true) - $t . "\n";
  16.  
  17. echo "Time taken to calculate the size by fseek and ftell function: ";
  18. $t = microtime(true);
  19. fseek($fp, 0, SEEK_END);
  20. $ts2 = ftell($fp) . "\n";
  21. echo microtime(true) - $t . "\n";
  22.  
  23. fclose($fp);
  24.  
  25. /**
  26. OUTPUT:
  27.  
  28. Time taken to calculate the size by filesize function: 2.4080276489258E-5
  29. Time taken to calculate the size by fstat function: 2.9802322387695E-5
  30. Time taken to calculate the size by fseek and ftell function: 1.2874603271484E-5
  31.  
  32. */
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