Class MasterRemoteFile

  • public class MasterRemoteFile
    extends RemoteFile
    The master file represents the file that stores the salt for the master key. The file is only mandatory if the repository is encrypted.

    Name pattern: The file must always be called master Initializing an instance with a different name will throw an exception.

    • Method Detail

      • validateName

        protected java.lang.String validateName​(java.lang.String name)
                                         throws StorageException
        Description copied from class: RemoteFile
        Parses the name of the file and validates it against the classes name pattern. While RemoteFile has no name pattern (and never throws an exception), sub-classes might by overriding this method.
        validateName in class RemoteFile
        name - The name of the file (as it is identified by Syncany)
        Returns a (potentially changed) name, after validating the name
        StorageException - If the name does not match the name pattern defined by the class.
        Note: RemoteFile does never throw this exceptions, however, subclasses might.