Copies the file
source to the location specified by
Can not handle recursive copies of directories.
gFileCopy(object, destination, flags = "G_FILE_COPY_NONE", cancellable = NULL, progress.callback, progress.callback.data, .errwarn = TRUE)
- set of
- function to callback with progress information
- user data to pass to
- Whether to issue a warning on error or fail silently
If the flag
G_FILE_COPY_OVERWRITE is specified an already
destination file is overwritten.
If the flag
G_FILE_COPY_NOFOLLOW_SYMLINKS is specified then symlinks
will be copied as symlinks, otherwise the target of the
source symlink will be copied.
cancellable is not
NULL, then the operation can be cancelled by
triggering the cancellable object from another thread. If the operation
was cancelled, the error
G_IO_ERROR_CANCELLED will be returned.
progress.callback is not
NULL, then the operation can be monitored by
setting this to a
will be passed to this function. It is guaranteed that this callback will
be called after all data has been transferred with the total number of bytes
copied during the operation.
source file does not exist then the G_IO_ERROR_NOT_FOUND
error is returned, independent on the status of the
G_FILE_COPY_OVERWRITE is not specified and the target exists, then the
error G_IO_ERROR_EXISTS is returned.
If trying to overwrite a file over a directory the G_IO_ERROR_IS_DIRECTORY
error is returned. If trying to overwrite a directory with a directory the
G_IO_ERROR_WOULD_MERGE error is returned.
If the source is a directory and the target does not exist, or
specified and the target is a file, then the G_IO_ERROR_WOULD_RECURSE error
If you are interested in copying the
GFile object itself (not the on-disk
A list containing the following elements:
GErrorto set on error, or