Starting GnomeVFS up and shutting it down. Usually when using the whole GNOME framework this library is initialized and shutdown automatically when calling gnome_init.
gboolean gnome_vfs_init (
If gnome-vfs is not already initialized, initialize it. This must be called prior to performing any other gnome-vfs operations, and may be called multiple times without error.
TRUE if gnome-vfs is successfully initialized (or was
gboolean gnome_vfs_initialized (
Detects if gnome-vfs has already been initialized (gnome-vfs must be initialized prior to using any methods or operations).
TRUE if gnome-vfs has already been initialized.
void gnome_vfs_shutdown (
Cease all active gnome-vfs operations and unload the MIME database from memory.
gnome_vfs_loadinit is deprecated and should not be used in newly-written code.
gnome_vfs_preinit is deprecated and should not be used in newly-written code.