(PHP 5 >= 5.1.2, PHP 7, PHP 8)

SplFileInfo::getMTimeGets the last modified time


public SplFileInfo::getMTime(): int|false

Returns the time when the contents of the file were changed. The time returned is a Unix timestamp.


This function has no parameters.

Return Values

Returns the last modified time for the file, in a Unix timestamp on success, or false on failure.


Example #1 SplFileInfo::getMTime() example

= new SplFileInfo('example.jpg');
'Last modified at ' . date('g:i a', $info->getMTime());

The above example will output something similar to:

Last modified at 1:49 pm

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