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  • JCacheStorageFile is a concrete cache storage handler, storing the cache data in files. In the Joomla CMS the default storage directory is the cache/ directory.

Defined in[edit]



Method name Description
__construct Constructor
get Get cached data from a file by id and group
store Store the data to a file by id and group
remove Remove a cached data file by id and group
clean Clean cache for a group given a mode.
gc Garbage collect expired cache data
test Test to see if the cache storage is available.


jimport( 'joomla.cache.storage.file' );


Code Examples[edit]