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ErikBjare committed Oct 9, 2020
2 parents 02aba37 + 1924e3b commit 9a569fa
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54 changes: 38 additions & 16 deletions aw_qt/
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Expand Up @@ -28,8 +28,12 @@ def _discover_modules_in_directory(path: str) -> List["Module"]:
modules = []
matches = glob(os.path.join(path, "aw-*"))
for match in matches:
if os.path.isfile(match) and os.access(match, os.X_OK):
name = os.path.basename(match)
filename = os.path.basename(match)
if not _validate_module(filename):
# NOTE: os.access(match, os.X_OK) seems to always return True on Windows
elif os.path.isfile(match) and os.access(match, os.X_OK):
name = _filename_to_name(filename)
modules.append(Module(name, Path(match), "bundled"))
elif os.path.isdir(match) and os.access(match, os.X_OK):
Expand All @@ -40,10 +44,29 @@ def _discover_modules_in_directory(path: str) -> List["Module"]:
return modules

def _filename_to_name(filename: str) -> str:
return filename.replace(".exe", "")

def _validate_module(fn: str) -> bool:
# NOTE: Checks for bundled non-executable files that match aw-* are needed
# since the os.access(..., os.X_OS) check will always return True on Windows.
return (
and (".manifest" not in fn)
and (".desktop" not in fn)
and (".service" not in fn)

def _filter_filenames(filenames: List[str]) -> List[str]:
return [fn for fn in filenames if _validate_module(fn)]

def _discover_modules_bundled() -> List["Module"]:
"""Use ``_discover_modules_in_directory`` to find all bundled modules """
_search_paths = [_module_dir, _parent_dir]"Search paths: {}".format(_search_paths))"Searching for bundled modules in: {}".format(_search_paths))
modules: List[Module] = []
for path in _search_paths:
modules += _discover_modules_in_directory(path)
Expand All @@ -61,18 +84,15 @@ def _discover_modules_system() -> List["Module"]:
if _parent_dir in search_paths:
logger.debug("Searching for system modules in PATH: {}".format(search_paths))
modules: List["Module"] = []
for path in search_paths:
if os.path.isdir(path):
files = os.listdir(path)
for filename in files:
if filename.startswith("aw-"):
# Only pick the first match
if filename not in [ for m in modules]:
Module(filename, Path(path) / filename, "system")
paths = [p for p in search_paths if os.path.isdir(p)]
for path in paths:
for filename in _filter_filenames(os.listdir(path)):
name = _filename_to_name(filename)
# Only pick the first match (to respect PATH priority)
if name not in [ for m in modules]:
modules.append(Module(name, Path(path) / filename, "system"))"Found system modules:")
Expand Down Expand Up @@ -205,7 +225,6 @@ def modules_bundled(self) -> List[Module]:

def discover_modules(self) -> None:
# These should always be bundled with aw-qt
# TODO: Find a way to differentiate between bundled and system (and prefer bundled when autostarting)
found_modules = set(_discover_modules_bundled())
found_modules |= set(_discover_modules_system())
found_modules = {
Expand All @@ -222,7 +241,8 @@ def get_unexpected_stops(self) -> List[Module]:
return list(filter(lambda x: x.started and not x.is_alive(), self.modules))

def start(self, module_name: str) -> None:
# FIXME: Impossible to run system module if bundled version exists
# NOTE: Will always prefer a bundled version, if available. This will not affect the
# aw-qt menu since it directly calls the module's start() method.
bundled = [m for m in self.modules_bundled if == module_name]
system = [m for m in self.modules_system if == module_name]
if bundled:
Expand All @@ -235,6 +255,8 @@ def start(self, module_name: str) -> None:

def autostart(self, autostart_modules: List[str]) -> None:
# NOTE: Currently impossible to autostart a system module if a bundled module with the same name exists

# We only want to autostart modules that are both in found modules and are asked to autostart.
for name in autostart_modules:
if name not in [ for m in self.modules]:
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