Returns the path of the directory or file that a symbolic link at a given path refers to.
- iOS 2.0–2.0Deprecated
- macOS 10.0–10.5Deprecated
- UIKit for Mac 13.0–13.0Deprecated
- tvOS 9.0–9.0Deprecated
- watchOS 2.0–2.0Deprecated
The path of a symbolic link.
The path of the directory or file to which the symbolic link
path refers, or
nil upon failure. If the symbolic link is specified as a relative path, that relative path is returned.
Copies the directory or file specified in a given path to a different location in the file system identified by another path.
Moves the directory or file specified by a given path to a different location in the file system identified by another path.
Deletes the file, link, or directory (including, recursively, all subdirectories, files, and links in the directory) identified by a given path.
Returns a dictionary that describes the attributes of the mounted file system on which a given path resides.
NSFileManager object sends this message to its handler for each error it encounters when copying, moving, removing, or linking files or directories.
NSFileManager object sends this message to a handler immediately before attempting to move, copy, rename, or delete, or before attempting to link to a given path.
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