No offence taken, I once again misstated my question. I know how to print an array while in php. What I want to do is extract information from a php generated page. For instance lets say I have a page http://www.mydomain.com/test.php
This page contains a print statement that prints "Hello world!". I want to navigate to this page through php and extract the generated html. But if I make the filehandle of a fread statement http://www.mydomain.com/test.php
it doesnt output anything. Probably because my php script doesnt have permission to read the php script of another page. But im not interested in the script just the html that that script generates. Heres an example of the code that im working on. This code reads a html page from the internet and then spits it right back out.
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$filename = "http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html";
$handle = fopen ($filename, "r");
$contents = fread ($handle, 5000);
Notice the page im reading is an html page so it works. I want to be able to do the same with the html generated by a php page.
The reason I want to do this is i want to create a page for some people who dont want to give up their current web page system(which alows them to update the site rather easily with no programming skill). So what I want to do is create a php shell that will extract the information from their current page and then go into whatever format I choose. Their using tiki wiki if you are familiar with that. Which while it is easy to use doesnt provide enough customizability for my tastes.
Thanks for all your help so far everyone