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php image detection

Posted on 2011-10-28
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12

Hello Everybody,

My aim is to properly identify images url.  There are many urls that does not have an image extension like "http://open.thumbshots.org/image.pxf?url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poodle".

I need to identify this url is an image. How it is possible?.
Question by:jacobbbc
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kelvinwkw earned 2000 total points
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this will help

list($width, $height, $type, $attr) = getimagesize("http://open.thumbshots.org/image.pxf?url=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poodle");
echo image_type_to_mime_type ($type)."\n";


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