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Haveing trouble aquiring an xml document

I am making a soap request to an amazon server and trying to parse the
xml. The request -


is succesful in my browser. But I can't get it into my script.

xml_set_element_handler($parser,"start_handler","e nd_handler");
xml_set_character_data_handler($parser,"character_ handler");
xml_parser_set_option($parser,XML_OPTION_CASE_FOLD ING, 0);

$soap=fopen("http://webservices.amazon.co.uk/onca/xml?Service=AWSECommerceService&SubscriptionId=0PH DGJJ5S75MM3PERG02&Operation=ItemSearch&SearchIndex =Books&Keywords=liverpool&ResponseGroup=Medium","r ");

xml_parse ($parser,$soap) or die (format_error($parser));

returns an XML ERROR (2) Syntax error.

Is it that fopen is not the correct way to aquire the xml ?

Thank you

Oct 5 '05 #1
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$soap=fopen("http://webservices.amazon.co.uk/onca/xml?Service=AWSECommerceService&SubscriptionId=0PH DGJJ5S75MM3PERG02&Operation=ItemSearch&SearchIndex =Books&Keywords=liverpool&ResponseGroup=Medium","r ");
xml_parse ($parser,$soap) or die (format_error($parser));

Don't pass the file handle to xml_parse(). Get some data from the file
handle and pass that. You can either get /all/ the data and pass it in
one lump, or make multiple calls to fread() and pass each chunk until
there's no more to read.

while( !feof($soap) )
$xmldata = fread($soap,1024);
xml_parse($parser,$xmldata) or die( ... );


Oct 5 '05 #2
Of course. Thank you v much

Oct 6 '05 #3

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