Send a value to the generator

(PHP 5 >= 5.5.0)

Generator::sendSend a value to the generator


public mixed Generator::send ( mixed $value )

Sends the given value to the generator as the result of the current yield expression and resumes execution of the generator.

If the generator is not at a yield expression when this method is called, it will first be let to advance to the first yield expression before sending the value. As such it is not necessary to "prime" PHP generators with a Generator::next() call (like it is done in Python).

Список параметров


Value to send into the generator. This value will be the return value of the yield expression the generator is currently at.


Пример #1 Using Generator::send() to inject values

function printer() {
    while (
true) {
$string yield;

$printer printer();
$printer->send('Hello world!');
$printer->send('Bye world!');

Результат выполнения данного примера:

 Hello world! Bye world! 

Возвращаемые значения

Returns the yielded value.