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SSL Socket Connection

Posted on 2001-06-05
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Does any body know how I can make a connection to an https URL ?

If have tried to make a fsocket_open connection using Port 443 but did not work.

Any help will be greastly appreciated.

AAG

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by:higijj
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with the curl function!

$ch = curl_init();

     curl_setopt ($ch, CURLOPT_URL, "https://www.securedomain.com");
     curl_setopt ($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER,1);
     $success = curl_exec($ch);

curl_close($ch);


consult http://www.php.net/manual/en/ref.curl.php for more info
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by:us111
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yes, you need to compil php with the curl extension
http://curl.haxx.se
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