With PHP, is it possible to send HTTP headers with
I know you can send the user agent from your
php.ini file. However, can you also send other information such as
Or is there another function that will accomplish this?
Actually, upon further reading on the
// Create a stream $opts = [ "http" => [ "method" => "GET", "header" => "Accept-language: en\r\n" . "Cookie: foo=bar\r\n" ] ]; $context = stream_context_create($opts); // Open the file using the HTTP headers set above $file = file_get_contents('http://www.example.com/', false, $context);
You may be able to follow this pattern to achieve what you are seeking to, I haven't personally tested this though. (and if it doesn't work, feel free to check out my other answer)
Here is what worked for me (Dominic was just one line short).
$url = ""; $options = array( 'http'=>array( 'method'=>"GET", 'header'=>"Accept-language: en\r\n" . "Cookie: foo=bar\r\n" . // check function.stream-context-create on php.net "User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (iPad; U; CPU OS 3_2 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/531.21.10 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.4 Mobile/7B334b Safari/531.21.102011-10-16 20:23:10\r\n" // i.e. An iPad ) ); $context = stream_context_create($options); $file = file_get_contents($url, false, $context);