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The ReflectionClass class

(PHP 5)

Introduction

The ReflectionClass class reports information about a class.

Class synopsis

ReflectionClass implements Reflector {
/* Constants */
const integer IS_IMPLICIT_ABSTRACT = 16 ;
const integer IS_EXPLICIT_ABSTRACT = 32 ;
const integer IS_FINAL = 64 ;
/* Properties */
public $name ;
/* Methods */
public __construct ( mixed $argument )
public static string export ( mixed $argument [, bool $return = false ] )
public mixed getConstant ( string $name )
public array getConstants ( void )
public ReflectionMethod getConstructor ( void )
public array getDefaultProperties ( void )
public string getDocComment ( void )
public int getEndLine ( void )
public ReflectionExtension getExtension ( void )
public string getExtensionName ( void )
public string getFileName ( void )
public array getInterfaceNames ( void )
public array getInterfaces ( void )
public ReflectionMethod getMethod ( string $name )
public array getMethods ([ int $filter ] )
public int getModifiers ( void )
public string getName ( void )
public string getNamespaceName ( void )
public object getParentClass ( void )
public array getProperties ([ int $filter ] )
public ReflectionProperty getProperty ( string $name )
public string getShortName ( void )
public int getStartLine ( void )
public array getStaticProperties ( void )
public mixed getStaticPropertyValue ( string $name [, mixed &$def_value ] )
public array getTraitAliases ( void )
public array getTraitNames ( void )
public array getTraits ( void )
public bool hasConstant ( string $name )
public bool hasMethod ( string $name )
public bool hasProperty ( string $name )
public bool implementsInterface ( string $interface )
public bool inNamespace ( void )
public bool isAbstract ( void )
public bool isCloneable ( void )
public bool isFinal ( void )
public bool isInstance ( object $object )
public bool isInstantiable ( void )
public bool isInterface ( void )
public bool isInternal ( void )
public bool isIterateable ( void )
public bool isSubclassOf ( string $class )
public bool isTrait ( void )
public bool isUserDefined ( void )
public object newInstance ( mixed $args [, mixed $... ] )
public object newInstanceArgs ([ array $args ] )
public object newInstanceWithoutConstructor ( void )
public void setStaticPropertyValue ( string $name , string $value )
public string __toString ( void )
}

Properties

name

Name of the class. Read-only, throws ReflectionException in attempt to write.

Predefined Constants

ReflectionClass Modifiers

ReflectionClass::IS_IMPLICIT_ABSTRACT

Indicates class that is abstract because it has some abstract methods.

ReflectionClass::IS_EXPLICIT_ABSTRACT

Indicates class that is abstract because of its definition.

ReflectionClass::IS_FINAL

Indicates final class.

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