Grega Leskovšek wrote:
> I tried to download the file from another server the fancy way in PHP, but
> it just display blank screen. Can You please look at my code:
> <?php
>     $filepath = "";;
> // $filepath = "";;
>   if (file_exists($filepath)) {

I see in the manual that file_exists can now check URLs, but my guess
would be that it needs to have the allow_url_fopen statement in the
php.ini set to "On".


>      header("Content-Type: application/force-download");
>      header("Content-Disposition:filename=\"happytears.doc\"");
>      $fd = fopen($filepath,'rb');//I tried also just 'r' and am not clear on
> which documents should I add b for binary? As I understand only text plain
> files and html files and php etc files are without 'b'. All documents,
> presentations, mp3 files, video files should have also 'b' for binary along
> r. Am I wrong?
>      fpassthru($fd);
>      fclose($fd);
>   }
> ?>
> Both filepaths are valid and accessible to the same document. I double
> checked them. Please help me. Thanks in advance, Yours, Grega

See what you get with this
$filepath = "";;
if (file_exists($filepath)) {
  echo 'File found';
} else {
  echo 'File NOT found';


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