Source code for intent.utils.ConfigFile

Created on Oct 23, 2013

@author: rgeorgi

Basic config file. Comments and blank lines are ignored. 

Variables are stored in a dictionary.

Supports '$' references, as long as they are ordered correctly.

Also automatically attempts to parses lines into python types (lists, integers).
import re
import sys
from import TestCase
from tempfile import NamedTemporaryFile
import os
from .argpasser import ArgPasser

[docs]class ConfigFileException(Exception): pass
[docs]class NoOptionException(ConfigFileException): pass
[docs]class SetConflict(ConfigFileException): pass
[docs]class ConfigFile(ArgPasser): ''' Configuration file ''' def __init__(self, path): # Set the path to this file for relative # paths... self.dir = os.path.dirname(path) cf = open(path, 'rb') lines = cf.readlines() for line in lines: line = line.decode('unicode_escape') content ='(^[^#]*)', line).group(1).strip() # Skip blank or commented lines if not content: continue try: var, string = content.split('=') var = var.strip() string = string.strip() except ValueError as ve: sys.stderr.write(content+'\n') raise ve # Go ahead and replace all backreferences... refs = re.findall('"?(\$\w+)"?', string) for ref in refs: refname = ref[1:] if refname in self: string = string.replace(ref, self[refname]) string = string.replace('"', '') #=================================================================== # Attempt to evaluate the strings. #=================================================================== try: string = eval(string) except Exception as e: pass self[var] = string
[docs] def getpath(self, key): ''' Retrieve a path from the config file, returning a path that is relative to this config file if necessary. :param key: :type key: ''' path = self.get(key) if path is None: return None if not os.path.isabs(path): return os.path.join(self.dir, path) else: return path
[docs] def set_defaults(self, dict): for key in dict: self.set(key, dict[key], overwrite = False) #=============================================================================== # Test Cases #===============================================================================
[docs]class ConfigFileTests(TestCase):
[docs] def setUp(self): self.nt = NamedTemporaryFile('w', delete=False) self.nt.write(''' # This is a test config file. a = True b = 0 c = 1 d = False e = "quoted string" f = $e "also this" ''') self.nt.close() = ConfigFile(
[docs] def tearDown(self): os.remove(
[docs] def testBool(self): cf = self.assertIs(cf['a'], True) self.assertIs(cf['d'], False) self.assertIs(cf['b'], 0) self.assertFalse(cf['b']) self.assertFalse(cf['d']) self.assertTrue(cf['a']) self.assertTrue(cf['c'])
[docs] def testRefs(self): cf = self.assertEqual(cf['e'], "quoted string") self.assertEqual(cf['f'], "quoted string also this")