libssh2_sftp_mkdir_ex - Man Page

create a directory on the remote file system


#include <libssh2.h> #include <libssh2_sftp.h>

int  libssh2_sftp_mkdir_ex(LIBSSH2_SFTP *sftp, const char *path, unsigned int path_len, long mode);

int  libssh2_sftp_mkdir(LIBSSH2_SFTP *sftp, const char *path, long mode);


sftp - SFTP instance as returned by libssh2_sftp_init(3)

path - full path of the new directory to create. Note that the new  directory's parents must all exist prior to making this call.

path_len - length of the full path of the new directory to create.

mode - directory creation mode (e.g. 0755).

Create a directory on the remote file system.

Return Value

Return 0 on success or negative on failure. LIBSSH2_ERROR_EAGAIN when it would otherwise block. While LIBSSH2_ERROR_EAGAIN is a negative number, it isn't really a failure per se.


LIBSSH2_ERROR_ALLOC -  An internal memory allocation call failed.

LIBSSH2_ERROR_SOCKET_SEND - Unable to send data on socket.


LIBSSH2_ERROR_SFTP_PROTOCOL - An invalid SFTP protocol response was  received on the socket, or an SFTP operation caused an errorcode to be  returned by the server.

See Also


Referenced By


1 Jun 2007 libssh2 0.15 libssh2 manual