Method

GioFileload_contents_finish

Declaration

gboolean
g_file_load_contents_finish (
  GFile* file,
  GAsyncResult* res,
  char** contents,
  gsize* length,
  char** etag_out,
  GError** error
)

Description

Finishes an asynchronous load of the files contents. The contents are placed in contents, and length is set to the size of the contents string. The contents should be freed with g_free() when no longer needed. If etag_out is present, it will be set to the new entity tag for the file.

Parameters

res GAsyncResult
 

A GAsyncResult.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
contents An array of guint8
 

A location to place the contents of the file.

 The argument will be set by the function.
 The length of the array is specified in the length argument.
 The instance takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
length gsize*
 

A location to place the length of the contents of the file, or NULL if the length is not needed.

 The argument will be set by the function.
 The argument can be NULL.
etag_out char**
 

A location to place the current entity tag for the file, or NULL if the entity tag is not needed.

 The argument will be set by the function.
 The argument can be set to NULL.
 The argument can be NULL.
 The instance takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
 The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.
error GError **
  The return location for a GError*, or NULL.

Return value

Returns: gboolean
 

TRUE if the load was successful. If FALSE and error is present, it will be set appropriately.