Instance Method

string(withFileSystemRepresentation:length:)

Returns an NSString object whose contents are derived from the specified C-string path.

Declaration

func string(withFileSystemRepresentation str: UnsafePointer<Int8>, length len: Int) -> String

Parameters

string

A C string representation of a pathname.

len

The number of characters in string.

Return Value

An NSString object converted from the C-string representation string with length len of a pathname in the current file system.

Discussion

Use this method if your code receives paths as C strings from system routines.

See Also

Converting File Paths to Strings

func fileSystemRepresentation(withPath: String) -> UnsafePointer<Int8>

Returns a C-string representation of a given path that properly encodes Unicode strings for use by the file system.