In this entry you will learn how to use nio.2 to change the files and directories attributes and permissions using nio.2 included in Java 7.
In two previous entries I covered Introducing NIO.2 (JSR 203) Part 1: What are new features? and Introducing NIO.2 (JSR 203) Part 2: The Basics In this entry I will discuss Attributes introduced in NIO.2. Using attributes we can read platform specific attributes of an element in the file system. For example to hide a [...]