1. 8.2.x core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/Mapper/MapperInterface.php MapperInterface
  2. 8.0.x core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/Mapper/MapperInterface.php MapperInterface
  3. 8.1.x core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/Mapper/MapperInterface.php MapperInterface
  4. 8.3.x core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/Mapper/MapperInterface.php MapperInterface

Plugin mapper interface.

Plugin mappers are responsible for mapping a plugin request to its implementation. For example, it might map a cache bin to a memcache bin.

Mapper objects incorporate the best practices of retrieving configurations, type information, and factory instantiation.

Hierarchy

Expanded class hierarchy of MapperInterface

All classes that implement MapperInterface

1 file declares its use of MapperInterface
PluginManagerInterface.php in core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/PluginManagerInterface.php

File

core/lib/Drupal/Component/Plugin/Mapper/MapperInterface.php, line 14

Namespace

Drupal\Component\Plugin\Mapper
View source
interface MapperInterface {

  /**
   * Gets a preconfigured instance of a plugin.
   *
   * @param array $options
   *   An array of options that can be used to determine a suitable plugin to
   *   instantiate and how to configure it.
   *
   * @return object|false
   *   A fully configured plugin instance. The interface of the plugin instance
   *   will depends on the plugin type. If no instance can be retrieved, FALSE
   *   will be returned.
   */
  public function getInstance(array $options);

}

Members

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Namesort descending Modifiers Type Description
MapperInterface::getInstance public function Gets a preconfigured instance of a plugin.