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Convert from a URL to a FileInfo


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using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Globalization;
using System.IO;

namespace Dotnet.Commons.IO
  /// <summary>  
  /// This class provides basic facilities for manipulating files and file paths.
    /// <h3>File-related methods</h3>
    /// There are methods to 
    /// <list type="bullet">
    ///     <item>copy a file to another file,</item>
    ///     <item>compare the content of 2 files,</item>
    ///     <item>delete files using the wildcard character,</item>
    ///     <item>etc</item>
    /// </list>
  /// </summary>
  public sealed class FileUtils
        /// ---------------------------------------------------------------
        /// <summary> Convert from a <i>URL</i> to a <see cref="FileInfo"/>.</summary>
        /// <param name="url">File URL.
        /// </param>
        /// <returns> The equivalent <see cref="FileInfo"/> object, or <i>null</i> if the URL's protocol
        /// is not <i>file</i>
        /// </returns>
        /// ---------------------------------------------------------------
        public static FileInfo ToFileFromUri(System.Uri url)
            if (url.Scheme.Equals("file") == false)
                return null;
                String filename = url.PathAndQuery.Replace('/', Path.DirectorySeparatorChar);
                return new FileInfo(filename);


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