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gzgets - Get line from file pointer
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gzgets( resource$stream, [int|null$length = null] ): string|false

Gets a (uncompressed) string of up to length - 1 bytes read from the given file pointer. Reading ends when length - 1 bytes have been read, on a newline, or on EOF (whichever comes first).



The gz-file pointer. It must be valid, and must point to a file successfully opened by gzopen.


The length of data to get.

Return Values

The uncompressed string, or false on error.


Version Description
8.0.0 length is nullable now; previously, the default was 1024.

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