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WP_SimplePie_File::__construct() public WP 2.8.0

Constructor.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_SimplePie_File{}

No Hooks.

Return

Null. Nothing.

Usage

$WP_SimplePie_File = new WP_SimplePie_File();
$WP_SimplePie_File->__construct( $url, $timeout, $redirects, $headers, $useragent, $force_fsockopen );
$url(string) (required)
Remote file URL.
$timeout(int)
How long the connection should stay open in seconds.
Default: 10
$redirects(int)
The number of allowed redirects.
Default: 5
$headers(string/array)
Array or string of headers to send with the request.
Default: null
$useragent(string)
User-agent value sent.
Default: null
$force_fsockopen(true/false)
Whether to force opening internet or unix domain socket connection or not.
Default: false

Changelog

Since 2.8.0 Introduced.
Since 3.2.0 Updated to use a PHP5 constructor.

Code of WP_SimplePie_File::__construct() WP 5.5.1

<?php
public function __construct( $url, $timeout = 10, $redirects = 5, $headers = null, $useragent = null, $force_fsockopen = false ) {
	$this->url       = $url;
	$this->timeout   = $timeout;
	$this->redirects = $redirects;
	$this->headers   = $headers;
	$this->useragent = $useragent;

	$this->method = SIMPLEPIE_FILE_SOURCE_REMOTE;

	if ( preg_match( '/^http(s)?:\/\//i', $url ) ) {
		$args = array(
			'timeout'     => $this->timeout,
			'redirection' => $this->redirects,
		);

		if ( ! empty( $this->headers ) ) {
			$args['headers'] = $this->headers;
		}

		if ( SIMPLEPIE_USERAGENT != $this->useragent ) { // Use default WP user agent unless custom has been specified.
			$args['user-agent'] = $this->useragent;
		}

		$res = wp_safe_remote_request( $url, $args );

		if ( is_wp_error( $res ) ) {
			$this->error   = 'WP HTTP Error: ' . $res->get_error_message();
			$this->success = false;
		} else {
			$this->headers     = wp_remote_retrieve_headers( $res );
			$this->body        = wp_remote_retrieve_body( $res );
			$this->status_code = wp_remote_retrieve_response_code( $res );
		}
	} else {
		$this->error   = '';
		$this->success = false;
	}
}