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# Peter Swire, 2012
# this is basically tail -f, but for arbitrary commands
import os
from itertools import chain
def watchFactory(path):
if os.path.isdir(path):
return Directory(path)
elif os.path.isfile(path):
return File(path)
raise ValueError(path + " not found.")
def checkExistance(files):
for f in files:
if not os.path.exists(f):
print "[watch] Warning - file does not exist:", f
class File:
def __init__(self, path):
self.isdir = False
self.path = path
self.mod_time = os.stat(path).st_mtime
def hasChanged(self):
m = os.stat(self.path).st_mtime
if m > self.mod_time:
self.mod_time = m
return True
return False
def __str__(self):
return self.path
def __eq__(self, other):
"""Compare by path"""
return other.path == self.path
def __hash__(self):
return hash(self.path)
class Directory(File):
def __init__(self, path):
self.isdir = True
self.path = path
self.watching = self.getInDirectory(self.path)
def getInDirectory(self, path):
dircontents = []
for root, dirnames, fnames in os.walk(path):
contents = [watchFactory(os.path.join(root, f)) for f in chain(dirnames, fnames)]
return dircontents
def hasChanged(self):
# if a directory has changed, its contents have changed
# (either added or removed files, or the files have changed)
# added or removed files
nowContents = self.getInDirectory(self.path)
if set(nowContents) != set(self.watching):
self.watching = nowContents
return True
# or a file has changed
for w in self.watching:
if w.hasChanged():
return True
return False