Collection

Package: Record

class Collection

extends Omeka_Record_AbstractRecord

implements Zend_Acl_Resource_Interface

A collection and its metadata.

property Collection::$public

bool

Whether or not the collection is publicly accessible.

property Collection::$featured

bool

Whether or not the collection is featured.

property Collection::$added

string

Date the collection was added.

property Collection::$modified

string

Date the collection was last modified.

property Collection::$owner_id

int

ID for the User that created this collection.

protected

Related records.

Collection::_initializeMixins()

Initialize the mixins.

Collection::getProperty($property)

Get a property about this collection.

Valid properties for a Collection include: * (int) public * (int) featured * (string) added * (string) modified * (int) owner_id * (int) total_items

Parameters:
  • $property (string) – The property to get, always lowercase.
Returns:

mixed The value of the property

Collection::totalItems()

Get the total number of items in this collection.

Returns:int
Collection::setAddedBy(User $user)

Set the user who added the collection.

Note that this is not to be confused with the collection’s “contributors”.

Parameters:
Collection::getResourceId()

Required by Zend_Acl_Resource_Interface.

Identifies Collection records as relating to the Collections ACL resource.

Returns:string
Collection::hasContributor()

Return whether the collection has at least 1 contributor element text.

Returns:bool
Collection::filterPostData($post)

Filter the POST data from the form.

Converts public/featured flags to booleans.

Parameters:
  • $post (array) –
Returns:

array

Collection::_delete()

All of the custom code for deleting an collection.

Delete the element texts for this record.

Collection::_dissociateItems()

Set items attached to this collection back to “no collection.”

Collection::beforeSave($args)

Before-save hook.

Fire the before-save element texts code.

Parameters:
  • $args
Collection::afterSave($args)

After-save hook.

Handle public/private status for search.

Parameters:
  • $args
Collection::getFile()

Get a representative file for this Collection.

Returns:File|null