Updated: 2020/Jul/29


ARCHIVE_ENTRY_MISC(3)      Library Functions Manual      ARCHIVE_ENTRY_MISC(3)

NAME
     archive_entry_symlink_type, archive_entry_set_symlink_type -
     miscellaneous functions for manipulating properties of archive_entry.

LIBRARY
     Streaming Archive Library (libarchive, -larchive)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <archive_entry.h>

     int
     archive_entry_symlink_type(struct archive_entry *a);

     void
     archive_entry_set_symlink_type(struct archive_entry *a, int);

DESCRIPTION
     The function archive_entry_symlink_type() returns and the function
     archive_entry_set_symlink_type() sets the type of the symbolic link
     stored in an archive entry. These functions have special meaning on
     operating systems that support multiple symbolic link types (e.g.
     Microsoft Windows).

     Supported values are:
     AE_SYMLINK_TYPE_UNDEFINED  Symbolic link target type is not defined
                                (default on unix systems)
     AE_SYMLINK_TYPE_FILE       Symbolic link points to a file
     AE_SYMLINK_TYPE_DIRECTORY  Symbolic link points to a directory

SEE ALSO
     archive_entry(3), archive_entry_paths(3), archive_entry_stat(3),
     libarchive(3)

NetBSD 9.99                     April 15, 2019                     NetBSD 9.99