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Deno standard library
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function copy
import { copy } from "";

Copy a file or directory. The directory can have contents. Like cp -r. Requires the --allow-read and --allow-write flag.


Example 1

import { copy } from "";
copy("./foo", "./bar"); // returns a promise


src: string | URL

the file/directory path. Note that if src is a directory it will copy everything inside of this directory, not the entire directory itself

dest: string | URL

the destination path. Note that if src is a file, dest cannot be a directory

options: CopyOptions = [UNSUPPORTED]