Source code for gramps.gen.user

# Gramps - a GTK+/GNOME based genealogy program
# Copyright (C) 2010  Brian G. Matherly
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import sys
from contextlib import contextmanager

The User class provides basic interaction with the user.
[docs]class User(): """ This class provides a means to interact with the user in an abstract way. This class should be overridden by each respective user interface to provide the appropriate interaction (eg. dialogs for GTK, prompts for CLI). """ def __init__(self, callback=None, error=None): self.callback_function = callback self.error_function = error self._fileout = sys.stderr # redirected to mocks by unit tests self.uistate = None
[docs] def begin_progress(self, title, message, steps): """ Start showing a progress indicator to the user. Don't use this method directly, use progress instead. :param title: the title of the progress meter :type title: str :param message: the message associated with the progress meter :type message: str :param steps: the total number of steps for the progress meter. a value of 0 indicates that the ending is unknown and the meter should just show activity. :type steps: int :returns: none """ pass
[docs] def step_progress(self): """ Advance the progress meter. Don't use this method directly, use progress instead. """ pass
[docs] def callback(self, percentage, text=None): """ Display the precentage. """ if self.callback_function: if text: self.callback_function(percentage, text) else: self.callback_function(percentage) else: self._default_callback(percentage, text)
def _default_callback(self, percentage, text): if text is None: self._fileout.write("\r%02d%%" % percentage) else: self._fileout.write("\r%02d%% %s" % (percentage, text))
[docs] def end_progress(self): """ Stop showing the progress indicator to the user. Don't use this method directly, use progress instead. """ pass # Context-manager wrapper of the begin/step/end_progress above
[docs] def progress(self, *args, **kwargs): """ Preferred form of progress reporting. Parameters: same as for begin_progress. Usage example (see gramps/cli/test/ with self.user.progress("Foo", "Bar", 0) as step: for i in range(10): step() Ensures end_progress will be called even if an exception was thrown. """ self.begin_progress(*args, **kwargs) try: yield self.step_progress except: raise finally: self.end_progress()
[docs] def prompt(self, title, message, accept_label, reject_label): """ Prompt the user with a message to select an alternative. :param title: the title of the question, e.g.: "Undo history warning" :type title: str :param message: the message, e.g.: "Proceeding with the tool will erase the undo history. If you think you may want to revert running this tool, please stop here and make a backup of the DB." :type question: str :param accept_label: what to call the positive choice, e.g.: "Proceed" :type accept_label: str :param reject_label: what to call the negative choice, e.g.: "Stop" :type reject_label: str :returns: the user's answer to the question :rtype: bool """ return False
[docs] def warn(self, title, warning=""): """ Warn the user. :param title: the title of the warning :type title: str :param warning: the warning :type warning: str :returns: none """ pass
[docs] def notify_error(self, title, error=""): """ Notify the user of an error. :param title: the title of the error :type title: str :param error: the error message :type error: str :returns: none """ pass
[docs] def notify_db_error(self, error): """ Notify the user of a DB error. :param error: the error message :type error: str :returns: none """ pass
[docs] def info(self, msg1, infotext, parent=None, monospaced=False): """ Displays information to the user """ pass