API16

JFactory/getApplication

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Description[edit]

Get a application object


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Syntax[edit]

static getApplication($id=null, $config=array(), $prefix='J')
Parameter Name Default Value Description
$id null $id A client identifier or name.
$config array() $config An optional associative array of configuration settings.
$prefix 'J'

Returns[edit]

object

Defined in[edit]

libraries/joomla/factory.php

Importing[edit]

jimport( 'joomla.factory' );

Source Body[edit]

public static function getApplication($id = null, $config = array(), $prefix='J')
{
        if (!is_object(JFactory::$application))
        {
                jimport('joomla.application.application');

                if (!$id) {
                        JError::raiseError(500, 'Application Instantiation Error');
                }

                JFactory::$application = JApplication::getInstance($id, $config, $prefix);
        }

        return JFactory::$application;
}


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Examples[edit]

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