RepositoryHandler is a python library for handling code repositories through a common interface.
How to get RepositoryHandler
git clone https://github.com/MetricsGrimoire/RepositoryHandler.git
Supported repository types
- BZR (Preliminary support)
- ARCH (not implemented yet)
- DARCS (not implemented yet)
- Python >= 2.4
- CVS client
- SVN client
- Git client
- WGET or curl
- Autoconf (for installation)
How to install
To be used from other packages, RepositoryHandler should be installed:
$ python setup.py install
If root access is not possible, the "sudo" command will not be run and the package will stay installed in the current directory.
It can be used there by including it in the
PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable.
from repositoryhandler.backends import create_repository # create a cvs repository for poppler on FreeDesktop repo = create_repository ('cvs', ':pserver:email@example.com:/cvs/poppler') # checkout module poppler into /tmp directory from HEAD repo.checkout ('poppler', '/tmp/') # update working copy on /tmp from POPPLER_0_5_X branch repo.update ('/tmp/poppler', rev = 'POPPLER_0_5_X') # show diff between HEAD and POPPLER_0_5_X branches diff = repo.diff ('/tmp/poppler', revs = ['HEAD', 'POPPLER_0_5_X']) print diff # show history for ChangeLog file history = repo.log ('/tmp/poppler', files = ['ChangeLog']) print history