Method

GLibKeyFileload_from_file

Declaration

gboolean
g_key_file_load_from_file (
  GKeyFile* key_file,
  const gchar* file,
  GKeyFileFlags flags,
  GError** error
)

Description

Loads a key file into an empty GKeyFile structure.

If the OS returns an error when opening or reading the file, a G_FILE_ERROR is returned. If there is a problem parsing the file, a G_KEY_FILE_ERROR is returned.

This function will never return a G_KEY_FILE_ERROR_NOT_FOUND error. If the file is not found, G_FILE_ERROR_NOENT is returned.

Available since:2.6

Parameters

file const gchar*
 

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

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

Flags from GKeyFileFlags.

error GError **
  The return location for a GError*, or NULL.

Return value

Returns: gboolean
 

TRUE if a key file could be loaded, FALSE otherwise.