javascript - PHP filesize won't update; even with clearstatcache();


I have this file:


    setInterval(function () {
            <?php clearstatcache(); ?>
            var ss = "<?php echo filesize('log.html'); ?>";


But if I empty out the filelog.html the browser still outputs the old filesize. Am I doing something wrong here? If so how can I fix it?




Javascript you are running keeps outputting the same data that has been sent when the page loaded. Thus it never change, as it is not reading from server.

You would need to use ajax to re-read data from server whenever needed to update.

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