php-extended/php-information-interface

A library to specify transport objects for individual informations


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A library to specify transport objects for individual informations that transit between two systems.

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Installation

The installation of this library is made via composer. Download composer.phar from their website. Then add to your composer.json :

	"require": {
		...
		"php-extended/php-information-interface": "^17",
		...
	}

Then run php composer.phar update to install this library. The autoloading of all classes of this library is made through composer's autoloader.

Basic Usage

This library is an interface-only library.

For a concrete implementation, see php-extended/php-information.

InformationDataInterface

The InformationDataInterface is the most basic data that can transit.

It represents a simple information that an object can own.

InformationRelationInterface

The InformationRelationInterface is the most basic relation that can transit.

It represents a simple link between two objects.

InformationTripleInterface

The InformationTripleInterface is used for semantic-web informations. It is composed of only three fields, the subject, the predicate, and the object of the triple (or tuple).

It can represent information for a specific object or a relation between two objects or a reference list.

InformationMultiInterface

The InformationMultiInterface is a complex information that carries in one go multiple data and relation informations.

It represents a complete object full of its own informations.

InformationVisitorInterface

The InformationVisitorInterface is the only object that can interact with all the others information interfaces.

It represents a dispatcher that will process with specific paths each of the available information interface.

License

MIT (See license file).