Gets the file inode.
Path to the file.
Returns the inode number of the file, or false on failure.
Exceptions and Errors
Upon failure, an E_WARNING is emitted.
The results of this function are cached. See clearstatcache for more details.
As of PHP 5.0.0, this function can also be used with some URL wrappers. Refer to to determine which wrappers support stat family of functionality.