Extract ZIP file using PHP code

<?php
// assuming file.zip is in the same directory as the executing script.
$file = ‘file.zip’;

// get the absolute path to $file
$path = pathinfo(realpath($file), PATHINFO_DIRNAME);

$zip = new ZipArchive;
$res = $zip->open($file);
if ($res === TRUE) {
// extract it to the path we determined above
$zip->extractTo($path);
$zip->close();
echo “WOOT! $file extracted to $path”;
} else {
echo “Doh! I couldn’t open $file”;
}

?>

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