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How to get dir name

Posted on 2002-04-16
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What I want to get hold of is the name of the dir that a php script has run within, say the script is called index.php and is running in a dir called test,  what I want to do is get the name test and store it in a variable. how is this done

thanks kieran
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by:andriv
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Try:
echo dirname($REMOTE_SERVER);
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lokeshv earned 10 total points
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chekc Default variable


$SCRIPT_FILENAME  and parse it...

$chunks=explode("/",$SCRIPT_FILENAME);
$count=count($chunks)-1;
$dir_name=$chunks[$count];

Hope this helps..

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by:andriv
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I gave you wrong enviroment variable should be:

echo dirname($REMOTE_PATH);
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by:kplonk
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Lovley job, just a small chang to the code and i can do exactly what i want.
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by:lokeshv
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Thanks for A


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