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WP_Filesystem_SSH2::is_writable() public WP 2.7.0

Checks if a file or directory is writable.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_Filesystem_SSH2{}

No Hooks.


true|false. Whether $file is writable.


$WP_Filesystem_SSH2 = new WP_Filesystem_SSH2();
$WP_Filesystem_SSH2->is_writable( $file );
$file(string) (required)
Path to file or directory.


Since 2.7.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_Filesystem_SSH2::is_writable() WP 5.8.2

public function is_writable( $file ) {
	// PHP will base its writable checks on system_user === file_owner, not ssh_user === file_owner.
	return true;