[thelist] how to delete everything in a dir using php

Andrew Moore amoore at mooresystems.com
Thu Sep 26 01:02:01 CDT 2002

On Wed, Sep 25, 2002 at 04:13:20PM -0700, Howard Cheng wrote:
> Can't you just chdir to the directory you want and then do unlink("*.*")?
> At 10:31 PM 9/25/2002 +0000, Dunstan Orchard wrote:
> >I realise you probably use unlink() but I'm unable to find a way to select
> >everything in a dir and apply that command to it.

well, does the unlink command glob filenames like that?
Also, he may want to delete all files, not just those with dots in their names.


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