Source code for gramps.gen.lib.notebase

# Gramps - a GTK+/GNOME based genealogy program
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# Copyright (C) 2010       Michiel D. Nauta
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NoteBase class for Gramps.

from .handle import Handle

# NoteBase class
[docs]class NoteBase(object): """ Base class for storing notes. Starting in 3.0 branch, the objects may have multiple notes. Internally, this class maintains a list of Note handles, as a note_list attribute of the NoteBase object. """ def __init__(self, source=None): """ Create a new NoteBase, copying from source if not None. :param source: Object used to initialize the new object :type source: NoteBase """ self.note_list = list(source.note_list) if source else []
[docs] def serialize(self): """ Convert the object to a serialized tuple of data. """ return self.note_list
[docs] def to_struct(self): """ Convert the data held in this object to a structure (eg, struct) that represents all the data elements. This method is used to recursively convert the object into a self-documenting form that can easily be used for various purposes, including diffs and queries. These structures may be primitive Python types (string, integer, boolean, etc.) or complex Python types (lists, tuples, or dicts). If the return type is a dict, then the keys of the dict match the fieldname of the object. If the return struct (or value of a dict key) is a list, then it is a list of structs. Otherwise, the struct is just the value of the attribute. :returns: Returns a struct containing the data of the object. :rtype: list """ return [Handle("Note", n) for n in self.note_list]
[docs] def from_struct(cls, struct): """ Given a struct data representation, return a serialized object. :returns: Returns a serialized object """ return [Handle.from_struct(n) for n in struct]
[docs] def unserialize(self, data): """ Convert a serialized tuple of data to an object. """ self.note_list = list(data)
[docs] def add_note(self, handle): """ Add the :class:`~.note.Note` handle to the list of note handles. :param handle: :class:`~.note.Note` handle to add the list of notes :type handle: str :returns: True if handle was added, False if it already was in the list :rtype: bool """ if handle in self.note_list: return False else: self.note_list.append(handle) return True
[docs] def remove_note(self, handle): """ Remove the specified handle from the list of note handles, and all secondary child objects. :param handle: :class:`~.note.Note` handle to remove from the list of notes :type handle: str """ if handle in self.note_list: self.note_list.remove(handle) for item in self.get_note_child_list(): item.remove_note(handle)
[docs] def get_note_child_list(self): """ Return the list of child secondary objects that may refer notes. All methods which inherit from NoteBase and have other child objects with notes, should return here a list of child objects which are NoteBase :returns: Returns the list of child secondary child objects that may refer notes. :rtype: list """ return []
[docs] def get_note_list(self): """ Return the list of :class:`~.note.Note` handles associated with the object. :returns: The list of :class:`~.note.Note` handles :rtype: list """ return self.note_list
[docs] def has_note_reference(self, note_handle): """ Return True if the object or any of its child objects has reference to this note handle. :param note_handle: The note handle to be checked. :type note_handle: str :returns: Returns whether the object or any of its child objects has reference to this note handle. :rtype: bool """ for note_ref in self.note_list: if note_ref == note_handle: return True for item in self.get_note_child_list(): if item.has_note_reference(note_handle): return True return False
[docs] def set_note_list(self, note_list): """ Assign the passed list to be object's list of :class:`~.note.Note` handles. :param note_list: List of :class:`~.note.Note` handles to be set on the object :type note_list: list """ self.note_list = note_list
def _merge_note_list(self, acquisition): """ Merge the list of notes from acquisition with our own. :param acquisition: The note list of this object will be merged with the current note list. :rtype acquisition: NoteBase """ for addendum in acquisition.note_list: self.add_note(addendum)
[docs] def get_referenced_note_handles(self): """ Return the list of (classname, handle) tuples for all referenced notes. This method should be used to get the :class:`~.note.Note` portion of the list by objects that store note lists. :returns: List of (classname, handle) tuples for referenced objects. :rtype: list """ return [('Note', handle) for handle in self.note_list]
[docs] def replace_note_references(self, old_handle, new_handle): """ Replace references to note handles in the list of this object and all child objects and merge equivalent entries. :param old_handle: The note handle to be replaced. :type old_handle: str :param new_handle: The note handle to replace the old one with. :type new_handle: str """ refs_list = self.note_list[:] new_ref = None if new_handle in self.note_list: new_ref = new_handle n_replace = refs_list.count(old_handle) for ix_replace in range(n_replace): idx = refs_list.index(old_handle) if new_ref: self.note_list.pop(idx) refs_list.pop(idx) else: self.note_list[idx] = new_handle for item in self.get_note_child_list(): item.replace_note_references(old_handle, new_handle)