2017-09-29

(sph filesystem watch)

for acting on file-system changes. has not been updated in a while.

library description

automatically chooses to use polling or inotify if on linux (guile-inotify needs to be installed then).

the underlying procedure that does polling is "poll-watch" and is defined in (sph filesystem)

import name

(sph filesystem watch)

exports

sph-filesystem-watch-description

variable

watch-path

procedure

signature

paths events proc ->

(string ...) (symbol:event-name ...) {(symbol:event-name ...) -> unspecified} -> unspecified

description

the supported events are designated by the symbols mtime, atime or attrib


tags: guile documentation library scheme sph-lib computer sph-filesystem-watch