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8.6.x Entity.php Entity::isNew()

Determines whether the entity is new.

Usually an entity is new if no ID exists for it yet. However, entities may be enforced to be new with existing IDs too.

Return value

bool TRUE if the entity is new, or FALSE if the entity has already been saved.

Overrides EntityInterface::isNew

See also

\Drupal\Core\Entity\EntityInterface::enforceIsNew()

2 methods override Entity::isNew()
ConfigEntityBase::isNew in core/lib/Drupal/Core/Config/Entity/ConfigEntityBase.php
Overrides Entity::isNew().
User::isNew in core/modules/user/src/Entity/User.php
Determines whether the entity is new.

File

core/lib/Drupal/Core/Entity/Entity.php, line 125

Class

Entity
Defines a base entity class.

Namespace

Drupal\Core\Entity

Code

public function isNew() {
  return !empty($this->enforceIsNew) || !$this
    ->id();
}