Class: Roebe::SymlinkFilesFromThatDirectoryToTheCurrentDirectory

Inherits:
Base
  • Object
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Defined in:
lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb

Overview

Roebe::SymlinkFilesFromThatDirectoryToTheCurrentDirectory

Constant Summary collapse

NAMESPACE =
#

NAMESPACE

#
inspect

Constants inherited from Base

Base::COLOURS, Base::HOME_DIRECTORY_OF_USER_X, Base::N

Class Method Summary collapse

Instance Method Summary collapse

Methods inherited from Base

#append_this_onto_that_file, #append_what_into, #be_silent, #be_verbose?, #beautiful_url, #bold_blue, #burlywood, #call_next, #chdir, #cheerful_guy, #cliner, #convert_global_env, #copy_directory, #copy_file, #cornflowerblue, #create_directory, #crimson, #current_month?, #current_time?, #current_year?, #cyan, #darkcyan, #darkgreen, #darkslateblue, #deeppink, #delete_symlink, #disable_colours, #e, #ecomment, #editor_to_use?, #efancy, #eimp, #ensure_main_encoding, #ensure_utf_encoding, #eparse, #erev, #esystem, #esystem_colourized, #ewarn, #firebrick, #get_current_day, #get_current_month, #get_files_from, #get_german_name_for_this_weekday, #gold, #grey, #hh_mm_ss, #home_dir?, #home_directory_of_user_x?, #is_a_file?, #is_an_image_file?, #is_archive?, #is_audio_file?, #is_in_studium_dir?, #is_multimedia_file?, #is_on_roebe?, #is_on_windows?, #is_symlink?, #is_this_a_ruby_file?, #is_video_file?, #iso_encoding?, #left_colour, #lightblue, #lightgreen, #lightseagreen, #lime, #localhost_to_data, #log_directory?, #main_encoding?, #mediumorchid, #mediumpurple, #mediumseagreen, #mediumspringgreen, #mediumturquoise, #mkdir, #mv, #n_days_in_this_month, #no_file_exists_at, #olivedrab, #open_in_browser, #opne, #opnn, #orange, #orchid, #palegoldenrod, #palevioletred, #pink, #powderblue, #programs_dir?, #random_html_colour, #rds, #read_file_in_iso_encoding, #read_file_via_the_default_encoding, #read_lines_via_iso_encoding, #readlines_with_main_encoding, #red, #register_sigint, #remove, #remove_directory, #remove_file, #rename_kde_konsole_tab, #replace_localhost_with_data, #report_pwd, #return_all_directories_from_this_directory, #return_current_directory, #return_dd_mm_yyyy, #return_file_or_directory_of, #return_files_from_pwd, #return_last_part_of_the_current_directory, #return_utc, #rev, #right_arrow?, #right_colour, #rosybrown, #royalblue, #ruby_base_directory?, #run_in_background, #run_rcfiles_then_run_ata_via_qdbus, #sandybrown, #sdir, #seagreen, #set_be_verbose, #set_xorg_buffer, #sfancy, #sfile, #silent_redirection?, #simp, #skyblue, #slateblue, #slategray, #springgreen, #steelblue, #swarn, #symlink, #teal, #to_camelcase, #tomato, #touch, #use_colours?, #verbose_truth, #weekday?, #write_what_into, #yellow

Methods included from Base::CommandlineArguments

#clear_commandline_arguments, #commandline_arguments?, #commandline_arguments_as_string?, #commandline_arguments_without_leading_hyphens?, #first_argument?, #first_argument_without_leading_hyphens?, #has_an_argument_been_passed?, #return_commandline_arguments_with_leading_hyphens, #set_commandline_arguments

Constructor Details

#initialize(commandline_arguments = nil, run_already = true) ⇒ SymlinkFilesFromThatDirectoryToTheCurrentDirectory

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initialize

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 43

def initialize(
    commandline_arguments = nil,
    run_already           = true
  )
  reset
  set_commandline_arguments(
    commandline_arguments
  )
  run if run_already
end

Class Method Details

.[](i = '') ⇒ Object

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Roebe::SymlinkFilesFromThatDirectoryToTheCurrentDirectory[]

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 246

def self.[](i = '')
  new(i)
end

Instance Method Details

#

menu (menu tag)

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 148

def menu(
    i = commandline_arguments?
  )
  if i.is_a? Array
    i.each {|entry| menu(entry) }
  else
    case i
    # ===================================================================== #
    # === symlink_from --help
    # ===================================================================== #
    when /^-?-?help$/
      show_help
      exit
    # ===================================================================== #
    # === symlink_from /Programs/Python/Current/include/python/ --do-not-overwrite
    # ===================================================================== #
    when /-?-?do(-|_)?not(-|_)?overwrite$/i
      @internal_hash[:overwrite_existing_files] = true
    end
  end
end

#overwrite_existing_files?Boolean

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overwrite_existing_files?

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Returns:

  • (Boolean)

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 77

def overwrite_existing_files?
  @internal_hash[:overwrite_existing_files]
end

#resetObject

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reset (reset tag)

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 57

def reset
  super()
  # ======================================================================= #
  # === @namespace
  # ======================================================================= #
  @namespace = NAMESPACE
  set_be_verbose
  # ======================================================================= #
  # === @internal_hash
  # ======================================================================= #
  @internal_hash = {}
  # ======================================================================= #
  # === :overwrite_existing_files
  # ======================================================================= #
  @internal_hash[:overwrite_existing_files] = true
end

#runObject

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run (run tag)

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 173

def run
  # ======================================================================= #
  # First put the commandline arguments into the menu() interface.
  # ======================================================================= #
  menu
  set_target(first_argument?)
  # ======================================================================= #
  # Obtain our target directory next.
  # ======================================================================= #
  target = target?
  if target and File.directory?(target.delete('*'))
    work_on_these_files = Dir[target].select {|entry|
      File.file? entry # Only work on files.
    }
    if work_on_these_files.empty?
      opne "The directory exists but no files "\
           "were found at #{sdir(target)}."
    else
      symlink_these_files(work_on_these_files)
    end
  else
    opne "No target exists at `#{sdir(target)}`."
    opne "An existing directory is normally the main target here."
    exit 1
  end
end

#set_target(i = first_argument? ) ⇒ Object

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set_target

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 84

def set_target(
    i = first_argument?
  )
  # ======================================================================= #
  # === Handle pseudo-input starting with ':' such as in ':gtk'
  # ======================================================================= #
  if i.start_with?(':') and !File.exist?(i)
    # ===================================================================== #
    # In this case we will assume a special input is used by the user.
    #
    # Usage example:
    #
    #   sfiles :gtk
    #
    # ===================================================================== #
    case i.delete(':')
    when 'gtk'
      i = 'gtk+'
    when ':last'
      begin
        cd '/usr/lib/' # Require this.
        # ================================================================= #
        # We need to find out the proper file - we will use a hardcoded
        # approach, as that is much faster.
        # ================================================================= #
        this_file = '/home/Temp/rbt/last_symlinked_program.yml'
        if File.exist? this_file
          i = ':'+File.read(this_file).strip
        end
      rescue LoadError; end
    end
    i = "#{programs_dir?}#{i.delete(':').capitalize}/Current/lib/"
  end
  if File.directory? i
    i = i.dup
    i << '/' unless i.end_with?('/','*') # Ensure a trailing '/'.
    i << '*' unless i.end_with?('*')
  end
  @internal_hash[:target] = i
end

#show_helpObject

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show_help (help tag)

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 136

def show_help
  e
  e 'These help-options are documented so far:'
  e
  e '  :gtk               # to use as a shortcut for /Programs/Gtk+/Current/lib/'
  e '  --do-not-overwrite # keep existing files rather than overwrite them'
  e
end
#
#

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# File 'lib/roebe/classes/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory/symlink_files_from_that_directory_to_the_current_directory.rb', line 203

def symlink_these_files(
    work_on_these_files
  )
  overwrite_existing_files = overwrite_existing_files?
  pwd = return_pwd
  opnn
  e; e
  work_on_these_files.each {|this_file|
    if this_file.start_with?('..') and
        File.directory?(File.absolute_path(this_file))
      this_file = File.absolute_path(this_file)
    end
    inner_target = pwd+
                   File.basename(this_file)
    if File.exist?(inner_target) and File.file?(inner_target) 
      # =================================================================== #
      # The old code had this:
      #
      #   and !File.symlink?(inner_target)
      #
      # But I thinks this is not really necessary. We will delete
      # symlinks as well as regular files as-is.
      # =================================================================== #
      if overwrite_existing_files
        remove_this_file(inner_target)
      else
        if be_verbose?
          e crimson('Will not overwrite existing file at `')+
            sfile(inner_target)+
            crimson('`.')
        end
      end
    end
    e "Symlinking the file `#{sfile(this_file)}`"
    e 'next, into `'+steelblue(inner_target)+'`.'
    symlink(this_file, inner_target) { :be_verbose }
    e
  }
end

#target?Boolean Also known as: symlink_files_from_that_directory?, target_dir?

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target?

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Returns:

  • (Boolean)

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def target?
  @internal_hash[:target]
end