(PHP 4, PHP 5)
virtual — Perform an Apache sub-request
( string $filename
To run the sub-request, all buffers are terminated and flushed to the
browser, pending headers are sent too.
This function is only supported when PHP
is installed as an Apache module.
The file that the virtual command will be performed on.
Performs the virtual command on success, or returns FALSE on failure.
This function may be used on PHP files. However, it is typically
better to use include() or
require() for PHP files.
The query string can be passed to the included file but
$_GET is copied from the parent script and only
$_SERVER['QUERY_STRING'] is filled with the passed
query string. The query string may only be passed when using Apache 2.
The requested file will not be listed in the Apache access log.
Environment variables set in the requested file are not visible to the
Note: As of PHP 4.3.3 you can use this function with the
NSAPI server module in Netscape/iPlanet/SunONE