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Checks if a specific file exists in the scriptfiles directory.

(const pattern[])
pattern[]The name of the file, optionally containing wild-cards characters.

Return Values:

The number of files that match the pattern.

Example Usage:

// Check, if "file.txt" exists
	// Success
	// Print the success
	print("\"file.txt\" exists.");
	// Error
	print("\"file.txt\" does not exist.");

Related Functions

The following functions may be useful, as they are related to this function in one way or another.

  • ftemp: Create a temporary file stream.
  • fgetchar: Get a character from a file.
  • fseek: Jump to a specific character in a file.
  • fexist: Check, if a file exists.
  • fmatch: Check, if patterns with a file name matches.
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