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package winfsnotify

import "golang.org/x/exp/winfsnotify"

Package winfsnotify allows the user to receive file system event notifications on Windows.


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const (
    // Options for AddWatch
    FS_ONESHOT = 0x80000000
    FS_ONLYDIR = 0x1000000

    // Events
    FS_ACCESS      = 0x1
    FS_ALL_EVENTS  = 0xfff
    FS_ATTRIB      = 0x4
    FS_CLOSE       = 0x18
    FS_CREATE      = 0x100
    FS_DELETE      = 0x200
    FS_DELETE_SELF = 0x400
    FS_MODIFY      = 0x2
    FS_MOVE        = 0xc0
    FS_MOVED_FROM  = 0x40
    FS_MOVED_TO    = 0x80
    FS_MOVE_SELF   = 0x800

    // Special events
    FS_IGNORED    = 0x8000
    FS_Q_OVERFLOW = 0x4000

type Event Uses

type Event struct {
    Mask   uint32 // Mask of events
    Cookie uint32 // Unique cookie associating related events (for rename)
    Name   string // File name (optional)

Event is the type of the notification messages received on the watcher's Event channel.

func (*Event) String Uses

func (e *Event) String() string

String formats the event e in the form "filename: 0xEventMask = FS_ACCESS|FS_ATTRIB_|..."

type Watcher Uses

type Watcher struct {
    Event chan *Event // Events are returned on this channel
    Error chan error  // Errors are sent on this channel
    // contains filtered or unexported fields

A Watcher waits for and receives event notifications for a specific set of files and directories.

func NewWatcher Uses

func NewWatcher() (*Watcher, error)

NewWatcher creates and returns a Watcher.

func (*Watcher) AddWatch Uses

func (w *Watcher) AddWatch(path string, flags uint32) error

AddWatch adds path to the watched file set.

func (*Watcher) Close Uses

func (w *Watcher) Close() error

Close closes a Watcher. It sends a message to the reader goroutine to quit and removes all watches associated with the watcher.

func (*Watcher) RemoveWatch Uses

func (w *Watcher) RemoveWatch(path string) error

RemoveWatch removes path from the watched file set.

func (*Watcher) Watch Uses

func (w *Watcher) Watch(path string) error

Watch adds path to the watched file set, watching all events.

Package winfsnotify imports 7 packages (graph) and is imported by 2 packages. Updated 2020-12-30 with GOOS=windows. Refresh now. Tools for package owners.