troubleshooting Question

Why is this zip file empty?

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Bruce GustFlag for United States of America asked on
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I've got a link that looks like this:

It hits that page and, provided it gets appropriately validated, it hits this code:

	$vivian="update hammons set download_success='Y' where email='$michelle_row[email]'";
	$vivian_query=mysqli_query($cxn, $vivian);
	header("Content-Type: application/zip");
	header('Content-Disposition: attachment; filename='.$filename);

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The "update" part works great and I get the box that asks if I want to save or open the zip file. The problem is, although I can look at my server and see the "" file that's over 22MB, when I go to download it, it's 0 bytes.

In other words, everything seems to be in place except for the content of the file.

What am I doing wrong?

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