A capability-based filesystem API modeled after
This corresponds to
std says “the filesystem”, this API says “a filesystem”, as
it doesn’t assume that there’s a single global filesystem namespace.
Since all functions which expose raw file descriptors are
I/O handles in this API are unforgeable (unsafe code notwithstanding).
This combined with a lack of absolute paths provides a natural
This crate uses the existing
std::path::Path rather than having its own
path type, however while
std::path::Path is mostly just a pure datatype,
it includes aliases for several
std::fs functions. To preserve the
capability-based interface, avoid using
A reference to an open directory on a filesystem.
A builder used to create directories in various manners.
Entries returned by the
A reference to an open file on a filesystem.
A structure representing a type of file with accessors for each file type.
Metadata information about a file.
Options and flags which can be used to configure how a file is opened.
Representation of the various permissions on a file.
Iterator over the entries in a directory.