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Informations about the package invade

A PHP function to access private properties and methods

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This package offers an invade function that will allow you to read/write private properties of an object. It will also allow you to call private methods.

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Imagine you have this class defined which has a private property and method.

This is how you can get the value of the private property using the invade function.

The invade function also allows you to change private values.

Using invade you can also call private functions.



Please see CHANGELOG for more information on what has changed recently.


Please see CONTRIBUTING for details.

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The original idea for the invade function came from Caleb "string king" Porzio. We slightly polished the code that he created in this commit on Livewire.


The MIT License (MIT). Please see License File for more information.

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