Net_NNTP::getArticle() – fetch an article from a new server


require_once 'Net/NNTP.php';

mixed Net_NNTP::getArticle ( string $articleId )


Returns the whole article from the current selected newsgroup

This function is deprecated. That means that future versions of this package may not support it anymore.

Consider this method deprecated and subject to changes - use Net_NNTP::getArticleRaw() instead.


  • string $articleID - Message-ID of the message number to fetch

Return value

string - If message exists the message as string or a PEAR_Error, if fail.


Possible PEAR_Error values
Error code Error message Reason Solution
NULL Different error messages The messages are directly passed from the news server, in the most cases caused by calling a non existing article Check the article ID or if your are still connected to the server ( Net_NNTP::isConnected())


This function can not be called statically.


Using getArticle()

$article $nntp->getArticle($msg_id);
PEAR::isError($article)) {
// handle error
} else {
// success
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