Archive for category File Management

SOExtendedAttributes

SOExtendedAttributes is a category on NSURL for manipulating the extended attributes of a file system object.

Official SOExtendedAttributes Repository

VDKQueue

A wrapper class around the Unix kqueue file change notification mechanism. A modern, streamlined, faster version of UKKQueue.

Official VDKQueue Repository

PolKit

A collection of many reusable Obj-C classes and functions for Mac OS X Leopard and later providing features like advanced networking, file system utilities, HID, MIDI & serial port devices support, OpenSSL encryption, file upload & download for many protocols, etc.

Official PolKit repository

KSFileUtilities

Categories on various classes to generate relative URLs/paths from absolute URLs, extract query parameters from a URL, adding query parameters to a URL safely, 10.5 compatibility methods for NSURL’s path manipulation methods, an NSFormatter for URLs, a class to handle .webloc URL bookmark files.

Official KSFileUtilities repository

UKFSEventsWatcher

A wrapper around the FSEvents file change notification mechanism.

Official UKFSEventsWatcher repository (see UKFSEventsWatcher.h/.m and UKFileWatcher.h)

UKFNSubscribeFileWatcher

A wrapper around the CoreServices FNSubscribe mechanism of watching for file changes (where other applications call FNNotify to inform interested parties of changes).

Official UKFNSubscribeFileWatcher repository (See UKFNSubscribeFileWatcher.h/.m and UKFileWatcher.h)

Official UKKQueue web site (includes UKFNSubscribeFileWatcher)

UKKQueue

A wrapper class around the kqueue file change notification mechanism.

Official UKKQueue repository (see UKKQueue.h/.m, UKMainThreadProxy.h/.m and UKFileWatcher.h)

Official UKKQueue web site