Method

GioFilemake_symbolic_link_async

unstable since: 2.74

Declaration

void
g_file_make_symbolic_link_async (
  GFile* file,
  const char* symlink_value,
  int io_priority,
  GCancellable* cancellable,
  GAsyncReadyCallback callback,
  gpointer user_data
)

Description

Asynchronously creates a symbolic link named file which contains the string symlink_value.

Available since: 2.74

Parameters

symlink_value

Type: const char*

A string with the path for the target of the new symlink.

The data is owned by the caller of the function.
The value is a file system path, using the OS encoding.
io_priority

Type: int

The [I/O priority][io-priority] of the request.

cancellable

Type: GCancellable

Optional GCancellable object, NULL to ignore.

The argument can be NULL.
The data is owned by the caller of the function.
callback

Type: GAsyncReadyCallback

A GAsyncReadyCallback to call when the request is satisfied.

The argument can be NULL.
user_data

Type: gpointer

The data to pass to callback function.

The argument can be NULL.
The data is owned by the caller of the function.