since: 2.12


g_bookmark_file_load_from_file (
  GBookmarkFile* bookmark,
  const gchar* filename,
  GError** error


Loads a desktop bookmark file into an empty GBookmarkFile structure. If the file could not be loaded then error is set to either a GFileError or GBookmarkFileError.

Available since: 2.12



Type: const gchar*

The path of a filename to load, in the GLib file name encoding.

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

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 method 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: gboolean

TRUE if a desktop bookmark file could be loaded.