Declaration [src]

g_rmdir (
  const gchar* filename

Description [src]

A wrapper for the POSIX rmdir() function. The rmdir() function deletes a directory from the filesystem.

See your C library manual for more details about how rmdir() works on your system.

Available since:2.6


filename const gchar*

A pathname in the GLib file name encoding (UTF-8 on Windows)

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

Return value

Returns: int

0 if the directory was successfully removed, -1 if an error occurred.