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SWFMovie::saveSaves the SWF movie in a file


SWFMovie::save ( string $filename [, int $compression = -1 ] ) : int

This function is EXPERIMENTAL. The behaviour of this function, its name, and surrounding documentation may change without notice in a future release of PHP. This function should be used at your own risk.

Saves the SWF movie to the specified filename.



The path to the saved SWF document.


The compression level can be a value between 0 and 9, defining the SWF compression similar to gzip compression.

This parameter is only available as of Flash MX (6).

Return Values

Return the number of bytes written or FALSE on error.

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jerryscript at aol dot com
16 years ago
Ming 0.3 (current CVS) allows you to set the compression level 0-9 when saving to file.  Use 9 for MX style compression.

<?php $myMovie->save($str_filename,9); ?>
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