Instance Method

initRegularFileWithContents:

Initializes the receiver as a regular-file file wrapper.

Declaration

- (instancetype)initRegularFileWithContents:(NSData *)contents;

Parameters

contents

Contents of the file.

Return Value

Initialized regular-file file wrapper containing contents.

Discussion

After initialization, the file wrapper is not associated with a file-system node until you save it using writeToURL:options:originalContentsURL:error:.

The file wrapper is initialized with open permissions: anyone can write to or read the file wrapper.

See Also

Creating File Wrappers

- initWithURL:options:error:

Initializes a file wrapper instance whose kind is determined by the type of file-system node located by the URL.

- initWithPath:

Initializes a file wrapper instance whose kind is determined by the type of file-system node located by the path.

Deprecated
- initDirectoryWithFileWrappers:

Initializes the receiver as a directory file wrapper, with a given file-wrapper list.

- initSymbolicLinkWithDestination:

Initializes the receiver as a symbolic-link file wrapper.

Deprecated
- initSymbolicLinkWithDestinationURL:

Initializes the receiver as a symbolic-link file wrapper that links to a specified file.

- initWithSerializedRepresentation:

Initializes the receiver as a regular-file file wrapper from given serialized data.

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