Folder

A Folder handling class

abstract
since

1.7.0

package

Application

Methods

_items

Function to read the files/folders in a folder.

_items(string path, string filter, mixed recurse, bool full, array exclude, string excludeFilterString, bool findFiles) : array
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe path of the folder to read.

filter

stringA filter for file names.

recurse

mixedTrue to recursively search into sub-folders, or an integer to specify the maximum depth.

full

boolTrue to return the full path to the file.

exclude

arrayArray with names of files which should not be shown in the result.

excludeFilterString

stringRegexp of files to exclude

findFiles

boolTrue to read the files, false to read the folders

Response

arrayFiles.

copy

Copy a folder.

copy(string src, string dest, string path = '', bool force = false, bool useStreams = false) : bool
static
since

1.7.0

throws

\RuntimeException

Arguments

src

stringThe path to the source folder.

dest

stringThe path to the destination folder.

path

stringAn optional base path to prefix to the file names.

force

boolForce copy.

useStreams

boolOptionally force folder/file overwrites.

Response

boolTrue on success.

create

Create a folder -- and all necessary parent folders.

create(string path = '', int mode = 0755) : bool
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringA path to create from the base path.

mode

intDirectory permissions to set for folders created. 0755 by default.

Response

boolTrue if successful.

delete

Delete a folder.

delete(string path) : bool
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe path to the folder to delete.

Response

boolTrue on success.

exists

Wrapper for the standard file_exists function

exists(string path) : bool
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringFolder name relative to installation dir

Response

boolTrue if path is a folder

files

Utility function to read the files in a folder.

files(string path, string filter = '.', mixed recurse = false, bool full = false, array exclude = array('.svn', 'CVS', '.DS_Store', '__MACOSX'), array excludeFilter = array('^\..*', '.*~'), bool naturalSort = false) : array|bool
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe path of the folder to read.

filter

stringA filter for file names.

recurse

mixedTrue to recursively search into sub-folders, or an integer to specify the maximum depth.

full

boolTrue to return the full path to the file.

exclude

arrayArray with names of files which should not be shown in the result.

excludeFilter

arrayArray of filter to exclude

naturalSort

boolFalse for asort, true for natsort

Response

array|boolFiles in the given folder.

folders

Utility function to read the folders in a folder.

folders(string path, string filter = '.', mixed recurse = false, bool full = false, array exclude = array('.svn', 'CVS', '.DS_Store', '__MACOSX'), array excludeFilter = array('^\..*')) : array
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe path of the folder to read.

filter

stringA filter for folder names.

recurse

mixedTrue to recursively search into sub-folders, or an integer to specify the maximum depth.

full

boolTrue to return the full path to the folders.

exclude

arrayArray with names of folders which should not be shown in the result.

excludeFilter

arrayArray with regular expressions matching folders which should not be shown in the result.

Response

arrayFolders in the given folder.

listFolderTree

Lists folder in format suitable for tree display.

listFolderTree(string path, string filter, int maxLevel = 3, int level, int parent) : array
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe path of the folder to read.

filter

stringA filter for folder names.

maxLevel

intThe maximum number of levels to recursively read, defaults to three.

level

intThe current level, optional.

parent

intUnique identifier of the parent folder, if any.

Response

arrayFolders in the given folder.

makeSafe

Makes path name safe to use.

makeSafe(string path) : string
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

path

stringThe full path to sanitise.

Response

stringThe sanitised string.

move

Moves a folder.

move(string src, string dest, string path = '', bool useStreams = false) : mixed
static
since

1.7.0

Arguments

src

stringThe path to the source folder.

dest

stringThe path to the destination folder.

path

stringAn optional base path to prefix to the file names.

useStreams

boolOptionally use streams.

Response

mixedError message on false or boolean true on success.