- DBBL acts like Stupid!
Albert Einstein said “The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.” I believe the unsaid part is most appropriate for Dutch Bangla Bank ;). Being a (not) honorable customer of DBBL for several years, I am getting fade up day by day about them. I surprise to see that if one person says ‘this is possible’ the other person says ‘this is not possible’ and this possible and not possible game is never ending, until I close all my accounts!
I had a savings account at Rajshahi Branch. After a year of that account, I have opened another current account on my firm’s name at Elephant Road branch. Continue reading →
Currently, I am working on a commercial project (for me) that will be dedicated to the soul of Michael Jackson. I have used some AJAX based interface where I have used reCaptcha challenges to fight spamming. The form where I have used reCaptcha, will be submitted through AJAX calls. As the page won’t reload, the same captcha challenge exists even the user makes a mistake during filling the form. I wanted to show a new challenge each time he/she makes a mistake. I thought, I will be in trouble in this part! However, I have seen it is extremely easy to get a new challenge. Continue reading →
How to submit a form using PHP
There are situations when you want to send data using POST to a URL, either local or remote. Why would you want to do this? Probably you want to submit data to an optin form, but without taking a valuable visitor away from your site. Or maybe you want to send data to several applications for various purposes, which would be impossible to do in the usual manner. So how can we deal with this problem?
Simulate submitting a form using cURL
So what is cURL anyway? cURL stands for “Client URL”, and it is a library of functions that can be used to connect and communicate to a wide range of servers, such as HTTP, FTP, telnet and so on. cURL also speaks HTTPS, so it can be used to communicate with secure servers.
What are we going to use are cURL HTTP capabilities. cURL supports POST and GET methods, file uploads, cookies, user/password authentications, even using proxy servers for connecting.
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