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Sets directories to be filtered from the EventStream.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
FSEvents 6.0 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No
MBS( "FSEvents.SetExclusionPaths"; FSEventsRef; Paths )   More


Parameter Description Example value
FSEventsRef The reference number for this FSEvents object. $fstream
Paths The list of directories to filter.


Returns 1, 0 or error.


Sets directories to be filtered from the EventStream.
A maximum of 8 directories maybe specified.

Requires OS X 10.9 or newer.
Returns 1 on success or 0 on failure.


Pass two paths to ignore:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "FSEvents.SetExclusionPaths"; $FSEvents; "/Backups¶/Data/Temp" )]

See also

Created 29th November 2015, last changed 13th March 2016

FSEvents.SetEvaluate   -   FSEvents.SetFileName

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