renameFile

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Renames a file safely

Renames a file safely by also asserting that it was correctly renamed without side effects.

Keywords
internal
Usage
## S3 method for class 'default':
renameFile(pathname, newPathname, overwrite=FALSE, ..., verbose=FALSE)
Arguments
pathname
The pathname of the file to be renamed.
newPathname
The new pathname.
overwrite
If TRUE and there exists a file with new pathname, then it is overwritten.
...
Not used.
verbose
See Verbose.
Value

• Returns TRUE if the file was successfully renamed. If it failed, an exception is thrown.

file.rename().