Functions to test for file types

is_file(path)

is_dir(path)

is_link(path)

Arguments

path

A character vector of one or more paths.

Value

A named logical vector, where the names give the paths. If the given object does not exist, NA is returned.

See also

file_exists(), dir_exists() and link_exists() if you want to ensure that the path also exists.

Examples

dir_create("d") file_create("d/file.txt") dir_create("d/dir") link_create(path(path_abs("d"), "file.txt"), "d/link") paths <- dir_ls("d") is_file(paths)
#> d/dir d/file.txt d/link #> FALSE TRUE FALSE
is_dir(paths)
#> d/dir d/file.txt d/link #> TRUE FALSE FALSE
is_link(paths)
#> d/dir d/file.txt d/link #> FALSE FALSE TRUE
# Cleanup dir_delete("d")