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JPathway/getInstance

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Description

Returns a reference a JPathway object

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Description:JPathway/getInstance

Syntax

& getInstance($client, $options=array())
Parameter Name Default Value Description
$client $client The name of the client
$options array() $options An associative array of options

Returns

A pathway object. 

Defined in

libraries/joomla/application/pathway.php

Importing

jimport( 'joomla.application.pathway' );

Source Body

function &getInstance($client, $options = array())
{
        static $instances;
 
        if (!isset( $instances )) {
                $instances = array();
        }
 
        if (empty($instances[$client]))
        {
                //Load the router object
                $info =& JApplicationHelper::getClientInfo($client, true);
 
                $path = $info->path.DS.'includes'.DS.'pathway.php';
                if(file_exists($path))
                {
                        require_once $path;
 
                        // Create a JPathway object
                        $classname = 'JPathway'.ucfirst($client);
                        $instance = new $classname($options);
                }
                else
                {
                        $error = JError::raiseError( 500, 'Unable to load pathway: '.$client);
                        return $error;
                }
 
                $instances[$client] = & $instance;
        }
 
        return $instances[$client];
}

[Edit See Also] SeeAlso:JPathway/getInstance

Examples

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