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FSEvents.PathsBeingWatched

Queries the paths being watched.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
FSEvents 5.4 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

MBS( "FSEvents.PathsBeingWatched"; FSEventsRef )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
FSEventsRef The reference number for this FSEvents object. $fstream

Result

Returns path list or error.

Description

Queries the paths being watched.

Examples

Query paths being watched:

Delete All Records [No dialog]
Set Variable [$path; Value:MBS( "Folders.UserDesktop" )]
Set Variable [$sinceWhen; Value:"now"]
If [not IsEmpty(FSEvents::LastID)]
    Set Variable [$sinceWhen; Value:FSEvents::LastID]
End If
Set Variable [$fstream; Value:MBS("FSEvents.Create"; $path; $sinceWhen; "IgnoreSelf, FileEvents, WatchRoot"; 2)]
If [MBS("IsError")]
    Show Custom Dialog ["Error"; "Failed to create file system event monitor."]
Else
    Show Custom Dialog ["Paths"; MBS( "FSEvents.PathsBeingWatched"; $fstream )]
    ....
End If

See also


FSEvents.NextEvent   -   FSEvents.Release

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