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The phpDocumentor/Reflection-Common package is a set of common reflection classes utilized by phpDocumentor to reflect the structure of your code, providing a detailed insight into the elements and behaviors of your PHP codebase. It is an essential tool that serves as the backbone for generating documentation from your PHP source code, rigorously analyzing the intricacies of functions, classes, interfaces, and other components in the codes.
Using the phpDocumentor/Reflection-Common package requires installing it through Composer. Have this installed in your project by running
composer require phpdocumentor/reflection-common. After installing, you can utilize it in your PHP files. Here is a basic usage example:
<?php require 'vendor/autoload.php'; use phpDocumentor\Reflection\Fqsen; // Instantiate Fqsen Object $fqsen = new Fqsen('\phpDocumentor\Reflection\Types\Context'); // Get Fqsen as string $fqsenAsString = $fqsen->__toString();
\phpDocumentor\Reflection\Fqsen class, in the above example, represents a Fully Qualified Structural Element Name, a.k.a, an FQSEN.
For more comprehensive details about the phpDocumentor/Reflection-Common package, its classes, and methods, you can refer to the official documentation available on the phpDocumentor website. It is there you'll get concise material on getting the most out of this essential PHP tool. Unfortunately, the exact documentation for the Reflection-Common package isn't specified in the GitHub repository's README.