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Joomla 11.1 JPath::setPermissions


Chmods files and directories recursivly to given permissions.

public static function setPermissions (
        $filemode= '0644'
        $foldermode= '0755'
Parameter Type Default Description
$path string Root path to begin changing mode [without trailing slash]
$filemode string '0644' Octal representation of the value to change file mode to [null = no change]
$foldermode string '0755' Octal representation of the value to change folder mode to [null = no change]
  • Returns boolean True if successful [one fail means the whole operation failed]
  • Defined on line 67 of libraries/joomla/filesystem/path.php
  • Since Joomla 11.1
  • Referenced by

See also

  • Joomla 11.1 JPath::setPermissions source code on BitBucket
  • Joomla 11.1 Class JPath
  • Joomla 11.1 Subpackage Filesystem
  • Other versions of JPath::setPermissions

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