interface NodeInterface

Common Interface among all nodes.

In most cases, it is better to inherit from BaseNode instead of implementing this interface yourself.

Methods

string
getName()

Returns the name of the node.

string
getPath()

Returns the path of the node.

bool
isRequired()

Returns true when the node is required.

bool
hasDefaultValue()

Returns true when the node has a default value.

mixed
getDefaultValue()

Returns the default value of the node.

mixed
normalize(mixed $value)

Normalizes the supplied value.

mixed
merge(mixed $leftSide, mixed $rightSide)

Merges two values together.

mixed
finalize(mixed $value)

Finalizes a value.

Details

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string getName()

Returns the name of the node.

Return Value

string The name of the node

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string getPath()

Returns the path of the node.

Return Value

string The node path

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bool isRequired()

Returns true when the node is required.

Return Value

bool If the node is required

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bool hasDefaultValue()

Returns true when the node has a default value.

Return Value

bool If the node has a default value

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mixed getDefaultValue()

Returns the default value of the node.

Return Value

mixed The default value

Exceptions

RuntimeException if the node has no default value

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mixed normalize(mixed $value)

Normalizes the supplied value.

Parameters

mixed $value The value to normalize

Return Value

mixed The normalized value

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mixed merge(mixed $leftSide, mixed $rightSide)

Merges two values together.

Parameters

mixed $leftSide
mixed $rightSide

Return Value

mixed The merged values

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mixed finalize(mixed $value)

Finalizes a value.

Parameters

mixed $value The value to finalize

Return Value

mixed The finalized value