Instance Property

symbolicLink

A boolean that indicates whether the file wrapper object is a symbolic-link file wrapper.

Declaration

@property(readonly, getter=isSymbolicLink) BOOL symbolicLink;

Discussion

This property contains YES when the file wrapper object is a symbolic-link file wrapper, NO otherwise.

Invocations of readFromURL:options:error: may change the value contained by this property, if the type of the file on disk has changed.

See Also

Querying File Wrappers

regularFile

This property contains a boolean value that indicates whether the file wrapper object is a regular-file.

directory

This property contains a boolean value indicating whether the file wrapper is a directory file wrapper.

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