Gets information about a file with a specified pathname. File size is expressed as a 64-bit integer.


#include <prio.h> 

PRStatus PR_GetFileInfo64(
  const char *fn, 
  PRFileInfo64 *info);


The function has the following parameters:

The pathname of the file to get information about.
A pointer to a 64-bit file information object (see PRFileInfo64). On output, PR_GetFileInfo64 writes information about the given file to the file information object.


One of the following values:

  • If the file information is successfully obtained, PR_SUCCESS.
  • If the file information is not successfully obtained, PR_FAILURE.


PR_GetFileInfo64 stores information about the file with the specified pathname in the PRFileInfo64 structure pointed to by info. The file size is returned as an unsigned 64-bit integer.

See Also

For the 32-bit version of this function, see PR_GetFileInfo. To get equivalent information on a file that's already open, use PR_GetOpenFileInfo64.