[nycphp-talk] php script timeout not working

Corey H Maass - corey at
Mon Apr 6 20:38:19 EDT 2009

> Two options.  Use fsockopen() instead of fopen(), see the 
> stream_set_timeout() documentation for examples.  Or use 
> ini_set('default_socket_timeout', 1) before you call fopen().

Ooh, this worked:

ini_set('default_socket_timeout', 1);
@fopen("http://dubfiler/upload/tos3/Id/11", "r");

Had to use @ to suppress the warning that I was exceeding the timeout,
but otherwise. Thanks!


Corey H Maass
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