Instance Method file Manager: will Process Path:
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.
See delegate methods for copy, move, link, and remove methods.
iOS 2.0–2.0 Deprecated macOS 10.0–10.5 Deprecated Mac Catalyst 13.0–13.0 Deprecated tvOS 9.0–9.0 Deprecated watchOS 2.0–2.0 Deprecated Parameters
object that sent this message.
The path or a file or directory that
is about to attempt to move, copy, rename, delete, or link to.
You can implement this method in your handler to monitor file operations.
See Also Deprecated Methods - copy Path: to Path: handler:
Copies the directory or file specified in a given path to a different location in the file system identified by another path.
Deprecated - move Path: to Path: handler:
Moves the directory or file specified by a given path to a different location in the file system identified by another path.
Deprecated - remove File At Path: handler:
Deletes the file, link, or directory (including, recursively, all subdirectories, files, and links in the directory) identified by a given path.
Deprecated - file System Attributes At Path:
Returns a dictionary that describes the attributes of the mounted file system on which a given path resides.
Deprecated - file Manager: should Proceed After Error:
object sends this message to its handler for each error it encounters when copying, moving, removing, or linking files or directories.
NSFile Manager Deprecated
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