I believe the answer is yes. You should be able to get around this problem by using the bundled cURL library. I’m not familiar with cURL, but after a little bit of digging, I think this may help you.
$file_contents = file_get_contents('http://example.com/');
echo $file_contents;Use this:
$handle = curl_init();
curl_setopt ($handle, CURLOPT_URL, 'http://example.com');
curl_setopt ($handle, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
curl_setopt ($handle, CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT, 1);
$file_contents = curl_exec($handle);
echo $file_contents;Doodz who are more familiar with cURL should check this for me, but I think it is more or less correct.
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