File class

Files are leaf Resources which contain data.

Implemented types

Constructors

File()

Properties

changes Stream<WatchEvent>
Watch for changes to this file
read-only
exists bool
Return true if this resource exists.
read-only, inherited
hashCode int
The hash code for this object. [...]
read-only, inherited
lengthSync int
Synchronously get the length of the file. Throws a FileSystemException if the operation fails.
read-only
modificationStamp int
Return the last-modified stamp of the file. Throws a FileSystemException if the file does not exist.
read-only
parent Folder
Return the Folder that contains this resource, or null if this resource is a root folder.
read-only, inherited
path String
Return the full path to this resource.
read-only, inherited
runtimeType Type
A representation of the runtime type of the object.
read-only, inherited
shortName String
Return a short version of the name that can be displayed to the user to denote this resource.
read-only, inherited

Methods

copyTo(Folder parentFolder) File
Copy this resource to a child of the parentFolder with the same kind and shortName as this resource. If this resource is a folder, then all of the contents of the folder will be recursively copied. [...]
override
createSource([Uri uri]) → Source
Create a new Source instance that serves this file.
delete() → void
Synchronously deletes this resource and its children. [...]
inherited
isOrContains(String path) bool
Return true if absolute path references this resource or a resource in this folder. [...]
inherited
noSuchMethod(Invocation invocation) → dynamic
Invoked when a non-existent method or property is accessed. [...]
inherited
readAsBytesSync() List<int>
Synchronously read the entire file contents as a list of bytes. Throws a FileSystemException if the operation fails.
readAsStringSync() String
Synchronously read the entire file contents as a String. Throws FileSystemException if the file does not exist.
renameSync(String newPath) File
Synchronously rename this file. Return a File instance for the renamed file. [...]
resolveSymbolicLinksSync() Resource
Return a resource that refers to the same resource as this resource, but whose path does not contain any symbolic links.
inherited
toString() String
Returns a string representation of this object.
inherited
toUri() Uri
Return a Uri representing this resource.
inherited
writeAsBytesSync(List<int> bytes) → void
Synchronously write the given bytes to the file. The new content will replace any existing content. [...]
writeAsStringSync(String content) → void
Synchronously write the given content to the file. The new content will replace any existing content. [...]

Operators

operator ==(dynamic other) bool
The equality operator. [...]
inherited