Virtual Method



next_file (
  GFileEnumerator* enumerator,
  GCancellable* cancellable,
  GError** error


Returns information for the next file in the enumerated object. Will block until the information is available. The GFileInfo returned from this function will contain attributes that match the attribute string that was passed when the GFileEnumerator was created.

See the documentation of GFileEnumerator for information about the order of returned files.

On error, returns NULL and sets error to the error. If the enumerator is at the end, NULL will be returned and error will be unset.



Type: GCancellable

Optional GCancellable object, NULL to ignore.

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

Type: GError **

The return location for a recoverable error.

The argument can be NULL.
If the return location is not NULL, then you must initialize it to a NULL GError*.
The argument will left initialized to NULL by the virtual function if there are no errors.
In case of error, the argument will be set to a newly allocated GError; the caller will take ownership of the data, and be responsible for freeing it.

Return value

Type: GFileInfo

A GFileInfo or NULL on error or end of enumerator. Free the returned object with g_object_unref() when no longer needed.

The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
The return value can be NULL.