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Starts FSEvents monitor.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
FSEvents 5.4 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes, on macOS ❌ No
MBS( "FSEvents.Start"; FSEventsRef )   More


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


Returns 1, 0 or error.


Starts FSEvents monitor.
Returns 1 on success or 0 on failure.
Attempts to register with the FS Events service to receive events per the parameters in the stream.
Once started, the stream can be stopped via FSEvents.Stop.


Start FSEvents:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("FSEvents.Start"; $fstream)]

See also

Example Databases

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Created 18th November 2015, last changed 13th March 2016

FSEvents.Show - FSEvents.Started