Yii RBAC PHP File Storage

1.0.0 2022-04-08 11:33 UTC



Yii RBAC PHP File Storage

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This package provides PHP file-based storage for RBAC (Role-Based Access Control) package.


  • PHP 7.4 or higher.


The package could be installed with composer:

composer require yiisoft/rbac-php --prefer-dist

See yiisoft/rbac for RBAC package installation instructions.

General usage

The storage is suitable for authorization data that is not too big (for example, the authorization data for a personal blog system) or for fairly static RBAC hierarchy.

Authorization data is stored in three PHP files specified by Storage::$itemFile, Storage::$assignmentFile, and Storage::$ruleFile.

PHP should be able to read and write these files. Non-existing files will be created automatically on any write operation.


Unit testing

The package is tested with PHPUnit. To run tests:


Mutation testing

The package tests are checked with Infection mutation framework with Infection Static Analysis Plugin. To run it:


Static analysis

The code is statically analyzed with Psalm. To run static analysis:



The Yii Dependency Injection is free software. It is released under the terms of the BSD License. Please see LICENSE for more information.

Maintained by Yii Software.

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