interface DenormalizerInterface

Defines the interface of denormalizers.

Methods

object
denormalize(mixed $data, string $class, string $format = null, array $context = array())

Denormalizes data back into an object of the given class.

bool
supportsDenormalization(mixed $data, string $type, string $format = null)

Checks whether the given class is supported for denormalization by this normalizer.

Details

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object denormalize(mixed $data, string $class, string $format = null, array $context = array())

Denormalizes data back into an object of the given class.

Parameters

mixed $data data to restore
string $class the expected class to instantiate
string $format format the given data was extracted from
array $context options available to the denormalizer

Return Value

object

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bool supportsDenormalization(mixed $data, string $type, string $format = null)

Checks whether the given class is supported for denormalization by this normalizer.

Parameters

mixed $data Data to denormalize from
string $type The class to which the data should be denormalized
string $format The format being deserialized from

Return Value

bool