int ignore_user_abort(bool $value)
Sets whether a client disconnect should cause a script to be aborted.
When running PHP as a command line script, and the script's tty goes away without the script being terminated then the script will die the next time it tries to write anything, unless
value is set to
Returns the previous setting, as an integer.
- bool $value: If set, this function will set the ignore_user_abort ini setting to the given
value. If not, this function will only return the previous setting without changing it.
Example #1 A ignore_user_abort() example
// Ignore user aborts and allow the script
// to run forever
echo 'Testing connection handling in PHP';
// Run a pointless loop that sometime
// hopefully will make us click away from
// page or click the "Stop" button.
// Did the connection fail?
if(connection_status() != CONNECTION_NORMAL)
// Sleep for 10 seconds
// If this is reached, then the 'break'
// was triggered from inside the while loop
// So here we can log, or perform any other tasks
// we need without actually being dependent on the