This is a very brief example of how to use PHP's cURL Library to retrieve the source of a remote webpage.
<?php $c = curl_init(); curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_URL, "http://example.com/"); curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); $data = curl_exec($c); curl_close($c); ?>
CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER is a predefined constant that tells cURL to return the output to a variable instead of displaying it in the browser. Visit the PHP Manual for a list of all CURL predefined constants and their uses.
The source of the remote file will be stored as a string in