Description

This function returns a file's type.

Examples 




https://hostname.example.com:2087/cpsess##########/json-api/cpanel?cpanel_jsonapi_user=user&cpanel_jsonapi_apiversion=2&cpanel_jsonapi_module=Fileman&cpanel_jsonapi_func=getedittype&dir=home%2Fexample%2Fpublic_html%2Fnew_directory&file=example&editor=editarea



$cpanel = new CPANEL(); // Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
// Search for a file's file type.
$getedittype = $cpanel->api2(
    'Fileman', 'getedittype', 
		array(
		'dir' 				=> 'new_directory'
		'file'				=> 'example'
    ) 
);

 



my $cpliveapi = Cpanel::LiveAPI->new(); # Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
# Search for a file's file type
my $getedittype = $cpliveapi->api2(
    'Fileman', 'getedittype',
	{
		'dir' 				=> 'new_directory'
		'file'				=> 'example'
	}	
 );

 




cpapi2 --user=username Fileman getedittype dir=new_directory file=example



{
  "cpanelresult": {
    "apiversion": 2,
    "func": "getedittype",
    "data": [
      {
        "type": "html"
      }
    ],
    "event": {
      "result": 1
    },
    "module": "Fileman"
  }
}



Parameters

ParameterTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample

dir

string

Required

The file's path.

A valid absolute file path./home/user/public_html
filestring

Required

The filename.

A valid filename on the server.example

Returns

ReturnTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample
typestringThe file's type.A valid file type.html
reasonstring

A reason for failure

This function only returns a reason value if an error occurred.


A string that describes the error.This is an error message.
resultBoolean

Whether the function succeeded.

  • 1 — The function succeeded.
  • 0 — The function failed.
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