JxFileWatcher 1.4

A Java library that will allow you to be aware of what happens to your files
JxFileWatcher is a cross-platform library that will provide developers with a convenient Java API for monitoring file system events.

JxFileWatcher is available for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux platforms and supports both 32 and 64-bit versions of these OSs.

Main features:

  • Basic File Operations:
  • Watch for creation, renaming or removal of files and subfolders within the specified folder.
  • File Access Monitoring:
  • You will be able to receive notifications about events when access or modification date is changed.
  • Watch Properties Change:
  • Be notified about any changes to file size and attributes. These are System, Hidden, Read only and Archived attributes for Windows platforms, and Read, Write and Execute attributes for Linux and Mac systems.
  • Support for Different File Systems:
  • JxFileWatcher supports different file system types and always uses the best algorithm for monitoring file system events in a specified watching directory.
  • Limit Watching Scope:
  • You can watch for all file events or just for specified by the event and file filters. The files can be watched inside the selected folder only or including all its subfolders.

last updated on:
April 21st, 2014, 17:56 GMT
file size:
702 KB
license type:
developed by:
TeamDev Ltd
operating system(s):
Mac OS X
binary format:
Universal Binary
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What's New in This Release:
  • Implemented a new efficient file watcher mechanism for Mac OS X systems;
  • Solved the issue with locating system glibc library on 64-bit Linux platforms;
  • Solved improper native exception handling on 64-bit Linux platforms;
  • Fixed the issue with handling "Renamed" file events on SMB folders in Windows implementation
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