class Role

Same name in this branch
  1. 11.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/views/access/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\views\access\Role
  2. 11.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d6/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d6\Role
  3. 11.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d7/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d7\Role
Same name and namespace in other branches
  1. 9 core/modules/user/src/Entity/Role.php \Drupal\user\Entity\Role
  2. 9 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/views/access/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\views\access\Role
  3. 9 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d6/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d6\Role
  4. 9 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d7/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d7\Role
  5. 8.9.x core/modules/user/src/Entity/Role.php \Drupal\user\Entity\Role
  6. 8.9.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/views/access/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\views\access\Role
  7. 8.9.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d6/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d6\Role
  8. 8.9.x core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d7/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d7\Role
  9. 10 core/modules/user/src/Entity/Role.php \Drupal\user\Entity\Role
  10. 10 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/views/access/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\views\access\Role
  11. 10 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d6/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d6\Role
  12. 10 core/modules/user/src/Plugin/migrate/source/d7/Role.php \Drupal\user\Plugin\migrate\source\d7\Role

Defines the user role entity class.

Plugin annotation

  id = "user_role",
  label = @Translation("Role"),
  label_collection = @Translation("Roles"),
  label_singular = @Translation("role"),
  label_plural = @Translation("roles"),
  label_count = @PluralTranslation(
    singular = "@count role",
    plural = "@count roles",
  handlers = {
    "storage" = "Drupal\user\RoleStorage",
    "access" = "Drupal\user\RoleAccessControlHandler",
    "list_builder" = "Drupal\user\RoleListBuilder",
    "form" = {
      "default" = "Drupal\user\RoleForm",
      "delete" = "Drupal\Core\Entity\EntityDeleteForm"
  admin_permission = "administer permissions",
  config_prefix = "role",
  static_cache = TRUE,
  entity_keys = {
    "id" = "id",
    "weight" = "weight",
    "label" = "label"
  links = {
    "delete-form" = "/admin/people/roles/manage/{user_role}/delete",
    "edit-form" = "/admin/people/roles/manage/{user_role}",
    "edit-permissions-form" = "/admin/people/permissions/{user_role}",
    "collection" = "/admin/people/roles",
  config_export = {


Expanded class hierarchy of Role

117 files declare their use of Role
AccountForm.php in core/modules/user/src/AccountForm.php
AddPermissionsUpdateTest.php in core/modules/help/tests/src/Functional/AddPermissionsUpdateTest.php
BasicAuthTest.php in core/modules/basic_auth/tests/src/Functional/BasicAuthTest.php
BlockContentAccessHandlerTest.php in core/modules/block_content/tests/src/Kernel/BlockContentAccessHandlerTest.php
BlockTest.php in core/modules/block/tests/src/Functional/BlockTest.php

... See full list

34 string references to 'Role'
Block::query in core/modules/block/src/Plugin/migrate/source/Block.php
ChangeUserRoleBase::buildConfigurationForm in core/modules/user/src/Plugin/Action/ChangeUserRoleBase.php
Form constructor.
drupal6.php in core/modules/forum/tests/fixtures/drupal6.php
A database agnostic dump for testing purposes.
drupal6.php in core/modules/statistics/tests/fixtures/drupal6.php
A database agnostic dump for testing purposes.
drupal6.php in core/modules/book/tests/fixtures/drupal6.php
A database agnostic dump for testing purposes.

... See full list


core/modules/user/src/Entity/Role.php, line 56


View source
class Role extends ConfigEntityBase implements RoleInterface {
     * The machine name of this role.
     * @var string
    protected $id;
     * The human-readable label of this role.
     * @var string
    protected $label;
     * The weight of this role in administrative listings.
     * @var int
    protected $weight;
     * The permissions belonging to this role.
     * @var array
    protected $permissions = [];
     * An indicator whether the role has all permissions.
     * @var bool
    protected $is_admin;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function getPermissions() {
        if ($this->isAdmin()) {
            return [];
        return $this->permissions;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function getWeight() {
        return $this->get('weight');
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function setWeight($weight) {
        $this->set('weight', $weight);
        return $this;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function hasPermission($permission) {
        if ($this->isAdmin()) {
            return TRUE;
        return in_array($permission, $this->permissions);
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function grantPermission($permission) {
        if ($this->isAdmin()) {
            return $this;
        if (!$this->hasPermission($permission)) {
            $this->permissions[] = $permission;
        return $this;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function revokePermission($permission) {
        if ($this->isAdmin()) {
            return $this;
        $this->permissions = array_diff($this->permissions, [
        return $this;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function isAdmin() {
        return (bool) $this->is_admin;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function setIsAdmin($is_admin) {
        $this->is_admin = $is_admin;
        return $this;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public static function postLoad(EntityStorageInterface $storage, array &$entities) {
        parent::postLoad($storage, $entities);
        // Sort the queried roles by their weight.
        // See \Drupal\Core\Config\Entity\ConfigEntityBase::sort().
        uasort($entities, [
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function preSave(EntityStorageInterface $storage) {
        if (!isset($this->weight) && ($roles = $storage->loadMultiple())) {
            // Set a role weight to make this new role last.
            $max = array_reduce($roles, function ($max, $role) {
                return $max > $role->weight ? $max : $role->weight;
            $this->weight = $max + 1;
        if (!$this->isSyncing() && $this->hasTrustedData()) {
            // Permissions are always ordered alphabetically to avoid conflicts in the
            // exported configuration. If the save is not trusted then the
            // configuration will be sorted by StorableConfigBase.
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function calculateDependencies() {
        // Load all permission definitions.
        $permission_definitions = \Drupal::service('user.permissions')->getPermissions();
        $valid_permissions = array_intersect($this->permissions, array_keys($permission_definitions));
        $invalid_permissions = array_diff($this->permissions, $valid_permissions);
        if (!empty($invalid_permissions)) {
            throw new \RuntimeException('Adding non-existent permissions to a role is not allowed. The incorrect permissions are "' . implode('", "', $invalid_permissions) . '".');
        foreach ($valid_permissions as $permission) {
            // Depend on the module that is providing this permissions.
            $this->addDependency('module', $permission_definitions[$permission]['provider']);
            // Depend on any other dependencies defined by permissions granted to
            // this role.
            if (!empty($permission_definitions[$permission]['dependencies'])) {
        return $this;
     * {@inheritdoc}
    public function onDependencyRemoval(array $dependencies) {
        $changed = parent::onDependencyRemoval($dependencies);
        // Load all permission definitions.
        $permission_definitions = \Drupal::service('user.permissions')->getPermissions();
        // Convert config and content entity dependencies to a list of names to make
        // it easier to check.
        foreach ([
        ] as $type) {
            $dependencies[$type] = array_keys($dependencies[$type]);
        // Remove any permissions from the role that are dependent on anything being
        // deleted or uninstalled.
        foreach ($this->permissions as $key => $permission) {
            if (!isset($permission_definitions[$permission])) {
                // If the permission is not defined then there's nothing we can do.
            if (in_array($permission_definitions[$permission]['provider'], $dependencies['module'], TRUE)) {
                $changed = TRUE;
                // Process the next permission.
            if (isset($permission_definitions[$permission]['dependencies'])) {
                foreach ($permission_definitions[$permission]['dependencies'] as $type => $list) {
                    if (array_intersect($list, $dependencies[$type])) {
                        $changed = TRUE;
                        // Process the next permission.
                        continue 2;
        return $changed;



Title Sort descending Modifiers Object type Summary Member alias Overriden Title Overrides
CacheableDependencyTrait::$cacheContexts protected property Cache contexts.
CacheableDependencyTrait::$cacheMaxAge protected property Cache max-age.
CacheableDependencyTrait::$cacheTags protected property Cache tags.
CacheableDependencyTrait::setCacheability protected function Sets cacheability; useful for value object constructors.
ConfigEntityBase::$isUninstalling private property Whether the config is being deleted by the uninstall process.
ConfigEntityBase::$langcode protected property The language code of the entity's default language.
ConfigEntityBase::$originalId protected property The original ID of the configuration entity.
ConfigEntityBase::$status protected property The enabled/disabled status of the configuration entity. 4
ConfigEntityBase::$third_party_settings protected property
ConfigEntityBase::$trustedData protected property Trust supplied data and not use configuration schema on save.
ConfigEntityBase::$uuid protected property The UUID for this entity.
ConfigEntityBase::$_core protected property
ConfigEntityBase::addDependency protected function Overrides \Drupal\Core\Entity\DependencyTrait:addDependency().
ConfigEntityBase::createDuplicate public function Creates a duplicate of the entity. Overrides EntityBase::createDuplicate 1
ConfigEntityBase::disable public function Disables the configuration entity. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::disable 1
ConfigEntityBase::enable public function Enables the configuration entity. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::enable
ConfigEntityBase::get public function Returns the value of a property. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::get
ConfigEntityBase::getCacheTagsToInvalidate public function Returns the cache tags that should be used to invalidate caches. Overrides EntityBase::getCacheTagsToInvalidate 1
ConfigEntityBase::getConfigDependencyName public function Gets the configuration dependency name. Overrides EntityBase::getConfigDependencyName
ConfigEntityBase::getConfigManager protected static function Gets the configuration manager.
ConfigEntityBase::getConfigTarget public function Gets the configuration target identifier for the entity. Overrides EntityBase::getConfigTarget
ConfigEntityBase::getDependencies public function Gets the configuration dependencies. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::getDependencies
ConfigEntityBase::getOriginalId public function Gets the original ID. Overrides EntityBase::getOriginalId
ConfigEntityBase::getThirdPartyProviders public function Gets the list of third parties that store information. Overrides ThirdPartySettingsInterface::getThirdPartyProviders
ConfigEntityBase::getThirdPartySetting public function Gets the value of a third-party setting. Overrides ThirdPartySettingsInterface::getThirdPartySetting
ConfigEntityBase::getThirdPartySettings public function Gets all third-party settings of a given module. Overrides ThirdPartySettingsInterface::getThirdPartySettings
ConfigEntityBase::getTypedConfig protected function Gets the typed config manager.
ConfigEntityBase::hasTrustedData public function Gets whether on not the data is trusted. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::hasTrustedData
ConfigEntityBase::invalidateTagsOnDelete protected static function Override to never invalidate the individual entities' cache tags; the
config system already invalidates them.
Overrides EntityBase::invalidateTagsOnDelete
ConfigEntityBase::invalidateTagsOnSave protected function Override to never invalidate the entity's cache tag; the config system
already invalidates it.
Overrides EntityBase::invalidateTagsOnSave
ConfigEntityBase::isInstallable public function Checks whether this entity is installable. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::isInstallable 2
ConfigEntityBase::isNew public function Overrides Entity::isNew(). Overrides EntityBase::isNew
ConfigEntityBase::isUninstalling public function Returns whether this entity is being changed during the uninstall process. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::isUninstalling
ConfigEntityBase::preDelete public static function Acts on entities before they are deleted and before hooks are invoked. Overrides EntityBase::preDelete 8
ConfigEntityBase::save public function Saves an entity permanently. Overrides EntityBase::save 2
ConfigEntityBase::set public function Sets the value of a property. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::set
ConfigEntityBase::setOriginalId public function Sets the original ID. Overrides EntityBase::setOriginalId
ConfigEntityBase::setStatus public function Sets the status of the configuration entity. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::setStatus
ConfigEntityBase::setThirdPartySetting public function Sets the value of a third-party setting. Overrides ThirdPartySettingsInterface::setThirdPartySetting
ConfigEntityBase::setUninstalling public function
ConfigEntityBase::sort public static function Helper callback for uasort() to sort configuration entities by weight and label. 6
ConfigEntityBase::status public function Returns whether the configuration entity is enabled. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::status 4
ConfigEntityBase::toArray public function Gets an array of all property values. Overrides EntityBase::toArray 3
ConfigEntityBase::toUrl public function Gets the URL object for the entity. Overrides EntityBase::toUrl
ConfigEntityBase::trustData public function Sets that the data should be trusted. Overrides ConfigEntityInterface::trustData
ConfigEntityBase::unsetThirdPartySetting public function Unsets a third-party setting. Overrides ThirdPartySettingsInterface::unsetThirdPartySetting
ConfigEntityBase::__construct public function Constructs an Entity object. Overrides EntityBase::__construct 10
ConfigEntityBase::__sleep public function Overrides EntityBase::__sleep 4
DependencySerializationTrait::$_entityStorages protected property
DependencySerializationTrait::$_serviceIds protected property
DependencySerializationTrait::__sleep public function Aliased as: traitSleep 1
DependencySerializationTrait::__wakeup public function 2
DependencyTrait::$dependencies protected property The object's dependencies.
DependencyTrait::addDependencies protected function Adds multiple dependencies.
DependencyTrait::addDependency protected function Adds a dependency. Aliased as: addDependencyTrait
EntityBase::$enforceIsNew protected property Boolean indicating whether the entity should be forced to be new.
EntityBase::$entityTypeId protected property The entity type.
EntityBase::$typedData protected property A typed data object wrapping this entity.
EntityBase::access public function Checks data value access. Overrides AccessibleInterface::access 1
EntityBase::bundle public function Gets the bundle of the entity. Overrides EntityInterface::bundle 1
EntityBase::create public static function Constructs a new entity object, without permanently saving it. Overrides EntityInterface::create 2
EntityBase::delete public function Deletes an entity permanently. Overrides EntityInterface::delete 1
EntityBase::enforceIsNew public function Enforces an entity to be new. Overrides EntityInterface::enforceIsNew
EntityBase::entityTypeBundleInfo protected function Gets the entity type bundle info service.
EntityBase::entityTypeManager protected function Gets the entity type manager.
EntityBase::getCacheContexts public function The cache contexts associated with this object. Overrides CacheableDependencyTrait::getCacheContexts
EntityBase::getCacheMaxAge public function The maximum age for which this object may be cached. Overrides CacheableDependencyTrait::getCacheMaxAge
EntityBase::getCacheTags public function The cache tags associated with this object. Overrides CacheableDependencyTrait::getCacheTags
EntityBase::getConfigDependencyKey public function Gets the key that is used to store configuration dependencies. Overrides EntityInterface::getConfigDependencyKey
EntityBase::getEntityType public function Gets the entity type definition. Overrides EntityInterface::getEntityType
EntityBase::getEntityTypeId public function Gets the ID of the type of the entity. Overrides EntityInterface::getEntityTypeId
EntityBase::getListCacheTagsToInvalidate protected function The list cache tags to invalidate for this entity.
EntityBase::getTypedData public function Gets a typed data object for this entity object. Overrides EntityInterface::getTypedData
EntityBase::getTypedDataClass private function Returns the typed data class name for this entity.
EntityBase::hasLinkTemplate public function Indicates if a link template exists for a given key. Overrides EntityInterface::hasLinkTemplate
EntityBase::id public function Gets the identifier. Overrides EntityInterface::id 10
EntityBase::label public function Gets the label of the entity. Overrides EntityInterface::label 6
EntityBase::language public function Gets the language of the entity. Overrides EntityInterface::language 1
EntityBase::languageManager protected function Gets the language manager.
EntityBase::linkTemplates protected function Gets an array link templates. 1
EntityBase::load public static function Loads an entity. Overrides EntityInterface::load
EntityBase::loadMultiple public static function Loads one or more entities. Overrides EntityInterface::loadMultiple
EntityBase::postCreate public function Acts on a created entity before hooks are invoked. Overrides EntityInterface::postCreate 5
EntityBase::postDelete public static function Acts on deleted entities before the delete hook is invoked. Overrides EntityInterface::postDelete 17
EntityBase::postSave public function Acts on a saved entity before the insert or update hook is invoked. Overrides EntityInterface::postSave 13
EntityBase::preCreate public static function Changes the values of an entity before it is created. Overrides EntityInterface::preCreate 6
EntityBase::referencedEntities public function Gets a list of entities referenced by this entity. Overrides EntityInterface::referencedEntities 1
EntityBase::toLink public function Generates the HTML for a link to this entity. Overrides EntityInterface::toLink
EntityBase::uriRelationships public function Gets a list of URI relationships supported by this entity. Overrides EntityInterface::uriRelationships
EntityBase::urlRouteParameters protected function Gets an array of placeholders for this entity. 2
EntityBase::uuid public function Gets the entity UUID (Universally Unique Identifier). Overrides EntityInterface::uuid 1
EntityBase::uuidGenerator protected function Gets the UUID generator.
PluginDependencyTrait::calculatePluginDependencies protected function Calculates and adds dependencies of a specific plugin instance. 1
PluginDependencyTrait::getPluginDependencies protected function Calculates and returns dependencies of a specific plugin instance.
PluginDependencyTrait::moduleHandler protected function Wraps the module handler. 1
PluginDependencyTrait::themeHandler protected function Wraps the theme handler. 1
RefinableCacheableDependencyTrait::addCacheableDependency public function 1
RefinableCacheableDependencyTrait::addCacheContexts public function
RefinableCacheableDependencyTrait::addCacheTags public function
RefinableCacheableDependencyTrait::mergeCacheMaxAge public function
Role::$id protected property The machine name of this role.
Role::$is_admin protected property An indicator whether the role has all permissions.
Role::$label protected property The human-readable label of this role.
Role::$permissions protected property The permissions belonging to this role.
Role::$weight protected property The weight of this role in administrative listings.
Role::calculateDependencies public function Calculates dependencies and stores them in the dependency property. Overrides ConfigEntityBase::calculateDependencies
Role::getPermissions public function Returns a list of permissions assigned to the role. Overrides RoleInterface::getPermissions
Role::getWeight public function Returns the weight. Overrides RoleInterface::getWeight
Role::grantPermission public function Grant permissions to the role. Overrides RoleInterface::grantPermission
Role::hasPermission public function Checks if the role has a permission. Overrides RoleInterface::hasPermission
Role::isAdmin public function Indicates that a role has all available permissions. Overrides RoleInterface::isAdmin
Role::onDependencyRemoval public function Informs the entity that entities it depends on will be deleted. Overrides ConfigEntityBase::onDependencyRemoval
Role::postLoad public static function Acts on loaded entities. Overrides EntityBase::postLoad
Role::preSave public function Acts on an entity before the presave hook is invoked. Overrides ConfigEntityBase::preSave
Role::revokePermission public function Revokes a permissions from the user role. Overrides RoleInterface::revokePermission
Role::setIsAdmin public function Sets the role to be an admin role. Overrides RoleInterface::setIsAdmin
Role::setWeight public function Sets the weight to the given value. Overrides RoleInterface::setWeight
RoleInterface::ANONYMOUS_ID constant Role ID for anonymous users; should match the 'role' entity ID.
RoleInterface::AUTHENTICATED_ID constant Role ID for authenticated users; should match the 'role' entity ID.
SynchronizableEntityTrait::$isSyncing protected property Is entity being created updated or deleted through synchronization process.
SynchronizableEntityTrait::isSyncing public function
SynchronizableEntityTrait::setSyncing public function

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