[wp-hackers] Preferred method of fetching remote webpage?

Jason Salaz jason at zenenet.com
Thu Jun 22 20:04:18 GMT 2006

On 6/22/06, Viper007Bond <lists at viper007bond.com> wrote:
> However, should I be using Snoopy or something for this? I mean, is
> there any drawback to using fsockopen?

remote fsock open can be disabled by the server admin.
curl can possibly not exist (but should be used as a fallback, or
maybe as the primary with fsock as the fallback).

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