GetFileCompression Method

Retrieves the compression mode of a file or alternate stream.

Syntax

int GetFileCompression(const QString& qsFileName);

Remarks

This method retrieves the compression mode of the file or alternate stream specified by FileName.

The value passed for FileName must be a vault-local absolute path.

The returned compression mode will be one of the following values:

CBFSSTORAGE_CM_NONE0Don't use compression.

CBFSSTORAGE_CM_DEFAULT1Use default compression (zlib).

CBFSSTORAGE_CM_CUSTOM2Use event-based custom compression.

Compression level is not used.

CBFSSTORAGE_CM_ZLIB3Use zlib compression.

Valid compression levels are 1-9.

CBFSSTORAGE_CM_RLE4Use RLE compression.

Compression level is not used.

Applications that use custom compression must the DataCompress and DataDecompress events. Please refer to the Compression topic for more information.

Note: This method can only be called when Active is true.

Error Handling

This method returns an Integer value; after it returns, call the GetLastErrorCode() method to obtain its result code; 0 indicates success, while a non-zero error code indicates that this method encountered an error during its execution. If an error occurs, the GetLastError() method can be called to retrieve the associated error message.

 
 
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