Code example for HttpGet

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        } 
 
        ((DefaultHttpClient) httpClient).getCredentialsProvider().setCredentials(new AuthScope(AuthScope.ANY),
                new UsernamePasswordCredentials(user, pass));
 
        HttpGet get = new HttpGet(url);
        HttpResponse hr;
        try { 
            hr = httpClient.execute(get);
        } catch (Exception e) {
            if (responseSubstring == null)
                return false; 
            else // in case substring is defined, rethrow exception so, we can easier analyze the cause 
                throw new Exception(e);
        } 
 
        int statusCode = hr.getStatusLine().getStatusCode();
        if (statusCode != 200) {
            log.info("statusCode not expected. statusCode=" + statusCode + ", URL=" + url);
            return false;