(PHP 4, PHP 5)
tmpfile — Creates a temporary file
The file is automatically removed when closed (using
fclose()), or when the script ends.
For details, consult your system documentation on the
tmpfile(3) function, as well as the
stdio.h header file.
Returns a file handle, similar to the one returned by
fopen(), for the new file, or FALSE on failure.
Example #1 tmpfile() example
$temp = tmpfile();
fwrite($temp, "writing to tempfile");
echo fread($temp, 1024);
fclose($temp); // this removes the file
The above example will output: