API16

JModuleHelper/getLayoutPath

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Description

Get the path to a layout for a module



Syntax

static getLayoutPath($module, $layout= 'default')
Parameter Name Default Value Description
$module $module The name of the module
$layout 'default' $layout The name of the module layout

Returns

string The path to the module layout

Defined in

libraries/joomla/application/module/helper.php

Importing

jimport( 'joomla.application.module.helper' );

Source Body

public static function getLayoutPath($module, $layout = 'default')
{
        $app = JFactory::getApplication();

        // Build the template and base path for the layout
        $tPath = JPATH_BASE.'/templates/'.$app->getTemplate().'/html/'.$module.'/'.$layout.'.php';
        $bPath = JPATH_BASE.'/modules/'.$module.'/tmpl/'.$layout.'.php';

        // If the template has a layout override use it
        if (file_exists($tPath)) {
                return $tPath;
        }
        else {
                return $bPath;
        }
}



Examples

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