Iguana Files

Overview

Convert RTF to text

Use the rtf.lua module to convert an RTF file to plain text

Edit a crontab

Use the cron.edit module to edit (read or write) a crontab

Encrypt Password in File

Use the encrypt.password module to store an encrypted password in a file

Load and Save a File

Use the builtin Iguana file APIs to load, save and rename files

Parse a CSV file

Use the csv_parse.lua module to parse CSV files

Read a directory

Use the builtin Iguana file APIs to read the files in a directory

Read from FTP site

Use the builtin Iguana FTP APIs to use an FTP server as a data feed for Iguana.

Read Project File From Lua

Use the builtin Iguana file APIs to load project files for an Iguana translator instance

Run program on POSIX

How to use builtin functions to run a command line program on POSIX systems

Streaming File Operations

Use the stream.lua module and builtin io file functions to deal with large files