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[ L ] Snoopy, the web client class for PHP

Snoopy is a PHP class that simulates a web browser. It automates the task of retrieving web page content and posting forms, for example.

Some of Snoopy's features:

  • easily fetch the contents of a web page
  • easily fetch the text from a web page (strip html tags)
  • easily fetch the the links from a web page
  • supports proxy hosts
  • supports basic user/pass authentication
  • supports setting user_agent, referer, cookies and header content
  • supports browser redirects, and controlled depth of redirects
  • expands fetched links to fully qualified URLs (default)
  • easily submit form data and retrieve the results
  • supports following html frames (added v0.92)
  • supports passing cookies on redirects (added v0.92)

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