A monitor for changes in the filesystem
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A file monitor for Java (OSGi) applications.

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Introduction

It uses a system function to notifiy listeners about changes in the file-system.

Usage

General

Some examples of usage are:

In an OSGi environment

The code was developed for OSGi environments in mind. All provided jars are valid OSGi bundles.

Implementations

Supported file-systems

Currently there is only a Win32 implementation based on ReadDirectoryChangesW.
Feel free to fork this repository and add an implementation for your file-system.

OSGi support

The file.monitor.osgi.event implements an FileListener that translates the FileEvent into a EventAdmin event with topic and properties.

License

This code and the accompanying materials are made available under the terms of the Eclipse Public License v1.0 which accompanies this distribution, and is available at http://www.eclipse.org/legal/epl-v10.html.