FileType Property

The type of file.

Syntax

int GetFileType();

Possible Values

SFT_REGULAR(1), 
SFT_DIRECTORY(2),
SFT_SYM_LINK(3),
SFT_SPECIAL(4),
SFT_UNKNOWN(5),
SFT_SOCKET(6),
SFT_CHAR_DEVICE(7),
SFT_BLOCK_DEVICE(8),
SFT_FIFO(9)

Default Value

0

Remarks

The type of file. FileType may be one of the following values:

1 (sftRegular - default)A normal file.
2 (sftDirectory)A directory.
3 (symlink)The file is a Unix symbolic link.
4 (sftSpecial)The file type is a special system file.
5 (sftUnknown)The file type is unknown.
6 (sftSocket)The file handle is a socket handle.
7 (sftCharDevice)The file handle is a character input device.
8 (sftBlockDevice)The file handle is a block input device.
9 (sftpFIFO)The file handle is a buffering input device.

This property is read-only and not available at design time.

Data Type

Integer

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