(PHP 4 >= 4.1.0, PHP 5)
socket_send — Sends data to a connected socket
The function socket_send() sends len bytes to the socket socket from buf.
A buffer containing the data that will be sent to the remote host.
The number of bytes that will be sent to the remote host from buf.
The value of flags can be any combination of the following flags, joined with the binary OR (|) operator.
Possible values for flags MSG_OOB Send OOB (out-of-band) data. MSG_EOR Indicate a record mark. The sent data completes the record. MSG_EOF Close the sender side of the socket and include an appropriate notification of this at the end of the sent data. The sent data completes the transaction. MSG_DONTROUTE Bypass routing, use direct interface.
socket_send() returns the number of bytes sent, or FALSE on error.
- socket_sendto() - Sends a message to a socket, whether it is connected or not