Extending / Filesystem Layer / Overview of Bolt's Filesystem
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Bolt uses a visualised filesystem layer, built using Flysystem.
Each filesystem is registered with the Filesystem Manager on what are referred to as a "mount point". These mount points include:
cache— User's cache mount point
config— User's config mount point
extensions— User's extension mount point
extensions_config— User's extension config mount point
files— User's files mount point
themes— User's extension mount point
web— User's web root mount point
Requesting a named, valid, mount point from the Filesystem Manager will return a filesystem.
Inside each filesystem are a group of files and directories, that can be created, read, updated, and deleted, via the mount point's filesystem object.
So the interaction with files & directories generally follows the code path
Filesystem Manager service ->
point object ->
For more details on using these, refer to the following sections:
- Filesystem Manager service