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WP_Filesystem_Direct::getchmod() public WP 2.5.0

Gets the permissions of the specified file or filepath in their octal format.

FIXME does not handle errors in fileperms()

{} It's a method of the class: WP_Filesystem_Direct{}

No Hooks.


String. Mode of the file (the last 3 digits).


$WP_Filesystem_Direct = new WP_Filesystem_Direct();
$WP_Filesystem_Direct->getchmod( $file );
$file(string) (required)
Path to the file.


Since 2.5.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_Filesystem_Direct::getchmod() WP 5.8.2

public function getchmod( $file ) {
	return substr( decoct( @fileperms( $file ) ), -3 );