Best way to determine if URL is valid 
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 Best way to determine if URL is valid

I'm looking for the best way to determine if an item exists are a speicifc

The problem is, I need it to be able to be able to check address using
http:// as well as others URL's such as mms://.

Basically, I need to include any URL formats that may be used for Microsoft,
Real and QuickTime media files.

I tried using LWP::Simple::head, but it does not work on the mms:// URL's.

Any ideas?

Wed, 10 Dec 2003 04:58:35 GMT  
 Best way to determine if URL is valid
&error() unless ($url =~ ,(ftp|http|mms)://([\w-]+\.)?[\w-]+\.[\w-.]+,i);

Thu, 11 Dec 2003 21:20:34 GMT  
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