The CURLFile class

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The CURLFile class


(PHP 5 >= 5.5.0, PHP 7, PHP 8)

CURLFile should be used to upload a file with CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS.

Unserialization of CURLFile instances is not allowed. As of PHP 7.4.0, serialization is forbidden in the first place.

Class synopsis

class CURLFile {

/* Properties */

public string $name = "";

public string $mime = "";

public string $postname = "";

/* Methods */

public __construct(string $filename, ?string $mime_type = null, ?string $posted_filename = null)

public getFilename(): string
public getMimeType(): string
public getPostFilename(): string
public setMimeType(string $mime_type): void
public setPostFilename(string $posted_filename): void



Name of the file to be uploaded.
MIME type of the file (default is application/octet-stream).
The name of the file in the upload data (defaults to the name property).

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