eric6.Project.Project

Module implementing the project management functionality.

Global Attributes

None

Classes

Project Class implementing the project management functionality.

Functions

None


Project

Class implementing the project management functionality.

Signals

appendStderr(str)
emitted after something was received from a QProcess on stderr
appendStdout(str)
emitted after something was received from a QProcess on stdout
completeRepopulateItem(str)
emitted after an item of the model was repopulated
designerFile(str)
emitted to open a found designer file
directoryRemoved(str)
emitted after a directory has been removed from the project
dirty(bool)
emitted when the dirty state changes
lexerAssociationsChanged()
emitted after the lexer associations have been changed
linguistFile(str)
emitted to open a found translation file
newProject()
emitted after a new project was generated
newProjectHooks()
emitted after a new project was generated but before the newProject() signal is sent
prepareRepopulateItem(str)
emitted before an item of the model is repopulated
projectAboutToBeCreated()
emitted just before the project will be created
projectChanged()
emitted to signal a change of the project
projectClosed()
emitted after a project was closed
projectClosedHooks()
emitted after a project file was closed but before the projectClosed() signal is sent
projectFileRenamed(str, str)
emitted after a file of the project has been renamed
projectFormAdded(str)
emitted after a new form was added
projectFormCompiled(str)
emitted after a form was compiled
projectFormRemoved(str)
emitted after a form was removed
projectInterfaceAdded(str)
emitted after a new IDL file was added
projectInterfaceRemoved(str)
emitted after a IDL file was removed
projectLanguageAdded(str)
emitted after a new language was added
projectLanguageAddedByCode(str)
emitted after a new language was added. The language code is sent by this signal.
projectLanguageRemoved(str)
emitted after a language was removed
projectOpened()
emitted after a project file was read
projectOpenedHooks()
emitted after a project file was read but before the projectOpened() signal is sent
projectOthersAdded(str)
emitted after a file or directory was added to the OTHERS project data area
projectOthersRemoved(str)
emitted after a file was removed from the OTHERS project data area
projectPropertiesChanged()
emitted after the project properties were changed
projectProtocolAdded(str)
emitted after a new proto file was added
projectProtocolRemoved(str)
emitted after a proto file was removed
projectResourceAdded(str)
emitted after a new resource file was added
projectResourceRemoved(str)
emitted after a resource was removed
projectSourceAdded(str)
emitted after a new source file was added
projectSourceRemoved(str)
emitted after a source was removed
reinitVCS()
emitted after the VCS has been reinitialized
showMenu(str, QMenu)
emitted when a menu is about to be shown. The name of the menu and a reference to the menu are given.
sourceFile(str)
emitted after a project file was read to open the main script
vcsStatusMonitorInfo(str)
emitted to signal some info of the monitoring thread
vcsStatusMonitorStatus(str, str)
emitted to signal the status of the monitoring thread (ok, nok, op, off) and a status message

Derived from

QObject

Class Attributes

DefaultMake
DefaultMakefile
eols

Class Methods

None

Methods

Project Constructor
__addRecursiveDirectory Private method used to add all files of a directory tree.
__addSingleDirectory Private method used to add all files of a single directory to the project.
__binaryTranslationFile Private method to calculate the filename of the binary translations file given the name of the raw translations file.
__checkFilesExist Private method to check, if the files in a list exist.
__checkProjectFileGroup Private method to check, if a file is in a specific file group of the project.
__cleanupMake Private method to clean up make related stuff.
__closeAllWindows Private method to close all project related windows.
__createSnapshotSource Private method to create a snapshot plugin version.
__createZipDirEntries Private method to create dir entries in the zip file.
__deleteDebugProperties Private method to delete the project debugger properties file (.e4d).
__deleteSession Private method to delete the session file.
__doSearchNewFiles Private method to search for new files in the project directory.
__executeMake Private method to execute a project specific make run.
__initData Private method to initialize the project data part.
__initDebugProperties Private method to initialize the debug properties.
__initProjectTypes Private method to initialize the list of supported project types.
__isInPdata Private method used to check, if the passed in filename is project controlled..
__loadDiagram Private slot to load a diagram from file.
__loadRecent Private method to load the recently opened project filenames.
__makeFinished Private slot handling the make process finished signal.
__makeReadStdErr Private slot to process process output received via stderr.
__makeReadStdOut Private slot to process process output received via stdout.
__openRecent Private method to open a project from the list of rencently opened projects.
__pluginCreateArchives Private slot to create eric6 plugin archives.
__pluginCreatePkgList Private slot to create a PKGLIST file needed for archive file creation.
__pluginCreateSnapshotArchives Private slot to create eric6 plugin archive snapshot releases.
__pluginExtractVersion Private method to extract the version number entry.
__pluginVersionToTuple Private method to convert a plug-in version string into a version tuple.
__readDebugProperties Private method to read in the project debugger properties file (.e4d).
__readProject Private method to read in a project (.e4p) file.
__readSession Private method to read in the project session file (.e5s or .e4s).
__readTasks Private method to read in the project tasks file (.e6t).
__readUserProperties Private method to read in the user specific project file (.e4q).
__reorganizeFiles Private method to reorganize files stored in the project.
__saveRecent Private method to save the list of recently opened filenames.
__searchNewFiles Private slot used to handle the search new files action.
__searchProjectFile Private slot to show the Find Project File dialog.
__showCodeCoverage Private slot used to show the code coverage information for the project files.
__showCodeMetrics Private slot used to calculate some code metrics for the project files.
__showContextMenuApiDoc Private slot called before the apidoc menu is shown.
__showContextMenuChecks Private slot called before the checks menu is shown.
__showContextMenuDebugger Private slot called before the Debugger menu is shown.
__showContextMenuGraphics Private slot called before the graphics menu is shown.
__showContextMenuMake Private slot called before the make menu is shown.
__showContextMenuPackagers Private slot called before the packagers menu is shown.
__showContextMenuRecent Private method to set up the recent projects menu.
__showContextMenuSession Private slot called before the Session menu is shown.
__showContextMenuShow Private slot called before the show menu is shown.
__showContextMenuVCS Private slot called before the vcs menu is shown.
__showDebugProperties Private slot to display the debugger properties dialog.
__showFiletypeAssociations Private slot to display the filetype association dialog.
__showLexerAssociations Private slot to display the lexer association dialog.
__showMenu Private method to set up the project menu.
__showProfileData Private slot used to show the profiling information for the project.
__showProperties Private slot to display the properties dialog.
__showUserProperties Private slot to display the user specific properties dialog.
__sourceExtensions Private method to get the source extensions of a programming language.
__statusMonitorStatus Private method to receive the status monitor status.
__syncRecent Private method to synchronize the list of recently opened projects with the central store.
__vcsStatusChanged Private slot to handle a change of the overall VCS status.
__writeDebugProperties Private method to write the project debugger properties file (.e4d).
__writeProject Private method to save the project infos to a project file.
__writeSession Private method to write the session data to an XML file (.e5s).
__writeUserProperties Private method to write the project data to an XML file.
addDirectory Public method used to add all files of a directory to the project.
addE5Actions Public method to add actions to the list of actions.
addFiles Public slot used to add files to the project.
addIdlDir Public slot to add all IDL interfaces of a directory to the current project.
addIdlFiles Public slot to add IDL interfaces to the current project.
addLanguage Public slot used to add a language to the project.
addOthersDir Public slot to add a directory to the OTHERS project data.
addOthersFiles Public slot to add files to the OTHERS project data.
addProtoDir Public slot to add all protocol files of a directory to the current project.
addProtoFiles Public slot to add protocol files to the current project.
addResourceDir Public slot to add all Qt resource files of a directory to the current project.
addResourceFiles Public slot to add Qt resources to the current project.
addSourceDir Public slot to add all source files of a directory to the current project.
addSourceFiles Public slot to add source files to the current project.
addToOthers Public method to add a file/directory to the OTHERS project data.
addUiDir Public slot to add all forms of a directory to the current project.
addUiFiles Public slot to add forms to the current project.
appendFile Public method to append a file to the project.
checkAllScriptsDirty Public method to check all scripts belonging to the project for their dirty status.
checkDirty Public method to check dirty status and open a message window.
checkLanguageFiles Public slot to check the language files after a release process.
checkVCSStatus Public method to wake up the VCS status monitor thread.
clearHistories Public method to clear the project related histories.
clearRecent Public method to clear the recent projects menu.
clearStatusMonitorCachedState Public method to clear the cached VCS state of a file/directory.
closeProject Public slot to close the current project.
copyDirectory Public slot to copy a directory.
createNewProject Public slot to built a new project.
createProjectManagementDir Public method to create the project management directory.
deleteDirectory Public slot to delete a directory from the project directory.
deleteFile Public slot to delete a file from the project directory.
deleteLanguageFile Public slot to delete a translation from the project directory.
executeMake Public slot to execute a project specific make run (auto-run) (execute or question).
getAbsolutePath Public method to convert a project relative file path to an absolute file path.
getAbsoluteUniversalPath Public method to convert a project relative file path with universal separators to an absolute file path.
getActions Public method to get a list of all actions.
getData Public method to get data out of the project data store.
getDebugProperty Public method to retrieve a debugger property.
getDebuggerFilters Public method to get the debugger filters for a programming language.
getDefaultRccCompilerParameters Public method to get the default rcc compiler parameters.
getDefaultSourceExtension Public method to get the default extension for the project's programming language.
getEditorLexerAssoc Public method to retrieve a lexer association.
getEolString Public method to get the EOL-string to be used by the project.
getFiles Public method to get all files starting with a common prefix.
getHash Public method to get the project hash.
getMainScript Public method to return the main script filename.
getMenu Public method to get a reference to the main menu or a submenu.
getModel Public method to get a reference to the project browser model.
getMostRecent Public method to get the most recently opened project.
getProgrammingLanguages Public method to get the programming languages supported by project.
getProjectAuthor Public method to get the author of the project.
getProjectAuthorEmail Public method to get the email address of the project author.
getProjectDescription Public method to get the description of the project.
getProjectDictionaries Public method to get the names of the project specific dictionaries.
getProjectFile Public method to get the path of the project file.
getProjectFiles Public method to get the file entries of the given type.
getProjectLanguage Public method to get the project's programming language.
getProjectManagementDir Public method to get the path of the management directory.
getProjectName Public method to get the name of the project.
getProjectPath Public method to get the project path.
getProjectSpellLanguage Public method to get the project's programming language.
getProjectType Public method to get the type of the project.
getProjectTypes Public method to get the list of supported project types.
getProjectVersion Public mehod to get the version number of the project.
getRelativePath Public method to convert a file path to a project relative file path.
getRelativeUniversalPath Public method to convert a file path to a project relative file path with universal separators.
getSources Public method to return the source script files.
getStatusMonitorAutoUpdate Public method to retrieve the status of the auto update function.
getStatusMonitorInterval Public method to get the monitor interval.
getTranslationPattern Public method to get the translation pattern.
getUicParameter Public method to get a named uic related parameter.
getVcs Public method to get a reference to the VCS object.
handleApplicationDiagram Public method to handle the application diagram context menu action.
handlePreferencesChanged Public slot used to handle the preferencesChanged signal.
hasDefaultIdlCompilerParameters Public method to test, if the project contains the default IDL compiler parameters.
hasDefaultMakeParameters Public method to test, if the project contains the default make parameters.
hasDefaultRccCompilerParameters Public method to test, if the project contains the default rcc compiler parameters.
hasDefaultUicCompilerParameters Public method to test, if the project contains the default uic compiler parameters.
hasEntry Public method to check the project for a file.
hasProjectType Public method to check, if a project type is already registered.
initActions Public slot to initialize the project related actions.
initFileTypes Public method to initialize the filetype associations with default values.
initMenus Public slot to initialize the project menus.
initToolbars Public slot to initialize the project toolbar and the basic VCS toolbar.
initVCS Public method used to instantiate a vcs system.
isDebugPropertiesLoaded Public method to return the status of the debug properties.
isDirty Public method to return the dirty state.
isJavaScriptProject Public method to check, if this project is a JavaScript project.
isMakeEnabled Public method to test, if make is enabled for the project.
isMicroPythonProject Public method to check, if this project is a MicroPython project.
isMixedLanguageProject Public method to check, if this is a mixed language project.
isOpen Public method to return the opened state.
isProjectFile Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project.
isProjectForm Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project forms.
isProjectInterface Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project interfaces.
isProjectProtocol Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project protocols.
isProjectResource Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project resources.
isProjectSource Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project sources.
isPy3Project Public method to check, if this project is a Python3 project.
isPythonProject Public method to check, if this project is a Python3 or MicroPython project.
isRubyProject Public method to check, if this project is a Ruby project.
moveDirectory Public slot to move a directory.
newProjectAddFiles Public method to add files to a new project.
openProject Public slot to open a project.
othersAdded Public slot to be called, if something was added to the OTHERS project data area.
registerProjectType Public method to register a project type.
removeDirectory Public slot to remove a directory from the project.
removeE5Actions Public method to remove actions from the list of actions.
removeFile Public slot to remove a file from the project.
removeLanguageFile Public slot to remove a translation from the project.
renameFile Public slot to rename a file of the project.
renameFileInPdata Public method to rename a file in the pdata structure.
renameMainScript Public method to rename the main script.
reopenProject Public slot to reopen the current project.
repopulateItem Public slot to repopulate a named item.
resetVCS Public method to reset the VCS.
saveAllScripts Public method to save all scripts belonging to the project.
saveProject Public slot to save the current project.
saveProjectAs Public slot to save the current project to a different file.
setData Public method to store data in the project data store.
setDbgInfo Public method to set the debugging information.
setDirty Public method to set the dirty state.
setStatusMonitorAutoUpdate Public method to enable the auto update function.
setStatusMonitorInterval Public method to se the interval of the VCS status monitor thread.
setTranslationPattern Public method to set the translation pattern.
startFileSystemMonitoring Public method to (re)start monitoring the project file system.
startStatusMonitor Public method to start the VCS status monitor thread.
startswithProjectPath Public method to check, if a path starts with the project path.
stopFileSystemMonitoring Public method to stop monitoring the project file system.
stopStatusMonitor Public method to stop the VCS status monitor thread.
unregisterProjectType Public method to unregister a project type.
updateFileTypes Public method to update the filetype associations with new default values.
useSystemEol Public method to check, if the project uses the system eol setting.
vcsSoftwareAvailable Public method to check, if some supported VCS software is available to the IDE.
writeTasks Public method to write the tasks data to an XML file (.e6t).

Static Methods

None

Project (Constructor)

Project(parent=None, filename=None)

Constructor

parent
parent widget (usually the ui object) (QWidget)
filename
optional filename of a project file to open (string)

Project.__addRecursiveDirectory

__addRecursiveDirectory(filetype, source, target)

Private method used to add all files of a directory tree.

The tree is rooted at source to another one rooted at target. This method decents down to the lowest subdirectory.

filetype
type of files to add (string)
source
source directory (string)
target
target directory (string)

Project.__addSingleDirectory

__addSingleDirectory(filetype, source, target, quiet=False)

Private method used to add all files of a single directory to the project.

filetype
type of files to add (string)
source
source directory (string)
target
target directory (string)
quiet
flag indicating quiet operations (boolean)

Project.__binaryTranslationFile

__binaryTranslationFile(langFile)

Private method to calculate the filename of the binary translations file given the name of the raw translations file.

langFile
name of the raw translations file (string)
Returns:
name of the binary translations file (string)

Project.__checkFilesExist

__checkFilesExist(index)

Private method to check, if the files in a list exist.

The files in the indicated list are checked for existance in the filesystem. Non existant files are removed from the list and the dirty state of the project is changed accordingly.

index
key of the list to be checked (string)

Project.__checkProjectFileGroup

__checkProjectFileGroup(fn, group)

Private method to check, if a file is in a specific file group of the project.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
group
group to check (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.__cleanupMake

__cleanupMake()

Private method to clean up make related stuff.

Project.__closeAllWindows

__closeAllWindows()

Private method to close all project related windows.

Project.__createSnapshotSource

__createSnapshotSource(filename)

Private method to create a snapshot plugin version.

The version entry in the plugin module is modified to signify a snapshot version. This method appends the string "-snapshot-" and date indicator to the version string.

filename
name of the plugin file to modify (string)
Returns:
modified source (bytes), snapshot version string (string)

Project.__createZipDirEntries

__createZipDirEntries(path, zipFile)

Private method to create dir entries in the zip file.

path
name of the directory entry to create (string)
zipFile
open ZipFile object (zipfile.ZipFile)

Project.__deleteDebugProperties

__deleteDebugProperties()

Private method to delete the project debugger properties file (.e4d).

Project.__deleteSession

__deleteSession()

Private method to delete the session file.

Project.__doSearchNewFiles

__doSearchNewFiles(AI=True, onUserDemand=False)

Private method to search for new files in the project directory.

If new files were found, it shows a dialog listing these files and gives the user the opportunity to select the ones he wants to include. If 'Automatic Inclusion' is enabled, the new files are automatically added to the project.

AI
flag indicating whether the automatic inclusion should be honoured (boolean)
onUserDemand
flag indicating whether this method was requested by the user via a menu action (boolean)

Project.__executeMake

__executeMake(questionOnly=False, interactive=True)

Private method to execute a project specific make run.

questionOnly (bool)
flag indicating to ask make for changes only
interactive (bool)
flag indicating an interactive invocation (i.e. through a menu action)

Project.__initData

__initData()

Private method to initialize the project data part.

Project.__initDebugProperties

__initDebugProperties()

Private method to initialize the debug properties.

Project.__initProjectTypes

__initProjectTypes()

Private method to initialize the list of supported project types.

Project.__isInPdata

__isInPdata(fn)

Private method used to check, if the passed in filename is project controlled..

fn (str)
filename to be checked
Returns:
flag indicating membership
Return Type:
bool

Project.__loadDiagram

__loadDiagram()

Private slot to load a diagram from file.

Project.__loadRecent

__loadRecent()

Private method to load the recently opened project filenames.

Project.__makeFinished

__makeFinished(exitCode, exitStatus, questionOnly, interactive=True)

Private slot handling the make process finished signal.

exitCode (int)
exit code of the make process
exitStatus (QProcess.ExitStatus)
exit status of the make process
questionOnly (bool)
flag indicating a test only run
interactive (bool)
flag indicating an interactive invocation (i.e. through a menu action)

Project.__makeReadStdErr

__makeReadStdErr()

Private slot to process process output received via stderr.

Project.__makeReadStdOut

__makeReadStdOut()

Private slot to process process output received via stdout.

Project.__openRecent

__openRecent(act)

Private method to open a project from the list of rencently opened projects.

act
reference to the action that triggered (QAction)

Project.__pluginCreateArchives

__pluginCreateArchives(snapshot=False)

Private slot to create eric6 plugin archives.

snapshot
flag indicating snapshot archives (boolean)

Project.__pluginCreatePkgList

__pluginCreatePkgList()

Private slot to create a PKGLIST file needed for archive file creation.

Project.__pluginCreateSnapshotArchives

__pluginCreateSnapshotArchives()

Private slot to create eric6 plugin archive snapshot releases.

Project.__pluginExtractVersion

__pluginExtractVersion(filename)

Private method to extract the version number entry.

filename
name of the plugin file (string)
Returns:
version string (string)

Project.__pluginVersionToTuple

__pluginVersionToTuple(versionStr)

Private method to convert a plug-in version string into a version tuple.

versionStr (str)
version string to be converted
Returns:
version info as a tuple
Return Type:
tuple of int and str

Project.__readDebugProperties

__readDebugProperties(quiet=False)

Private method to read in the project debugger properties file (.e4d).

quiet
flag indicating quiet operations. If this flag is true, no errors are reported.

Project.__readProject

__readProject(fn)

Private method to read in a project (.e4p) file.

fn
filename of the project file to be read (string)
Returns:
flag indicating success

Project.__readSession

__readSession(quiet=False, indicator="")

Private method to read in the project session file (.e5s or .e4s).

quiet
flag indicating quiet operations. If this flag is true, no errors are reported.
indicator=
indicator string (string)

Project.__readTasks

__readTasks()

Private method to read in the project tasks file (.e6t).

Project.__readUserProperties

__readUserProperties()

Private method to read in the user specific project file (.e4q).

Project.__reorganizeFiles

__reorganizeFiles()

Private method to reorganize files stored in the project.

Project.__saveRecent

__saveRecent()

Private method to save the list of recently opened filenames.

Project.__searchNewFiles

__searchNewFiles()

Private slot used to handle the search new files action.

Project.__searchProjectFile

__searchProjectFile()

Private slot to show the Find Project File dialog.

Project.__showCodeCoverage

__showCodeCoverage()

Private slot used to show the code coverage information for the project files.

Project.__showCodeMetrics

__showCodeMetrics()

Private slot used to calculate some code metrics for the project files.

Project.__showContextMenuApiDoc

__showContextMenuApiDoc()

Private slot called before the apidoc menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuChecks

__showContextMenuChecks()

Private slot called before the checks menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuDebugger

__showContextMenuDebugger()

Private slot called before the Debugger menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuGraphics

__showContextMenuGraphics()

Private slot called before the graphics menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuMake

__showContextMenuMake()

Private slot called before the make menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuPackagers

__showContextMenuPackagers()

Private slot called before the packagers menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuRecent

__showContextMenuRecent()

Private method to set up the recent projects menu.

Project.__showContextMenuSession

__showContextMenuSession()

Private slot called before the Session menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuShow

__showContextMenuShow()

Private slot called before the show menu is shown.

Project.__showContextMenuVCS

__showContextMenuVCS()

Private slot called before the vcs menu is shown.

Project.__showDebugProperties

__showDebugProperties()

Private slot to display the debugger properties dialog.

Project.__showFiletypeAssociations

__showFiletypeAssociations()

Private slot to display the filetype association dialog.

Project.__showLexerAssociations

__showLexerAssociations()

Private slot to display the lexer association dialog.

Project.__showMenu

__showMenu()

Private method to set up the project menu.

Project.__showProfileData

__showProfileData()

Private slot used to show the profiling information for the project.

Project.__showProperties

__showProperties()

Private slot to display the properties dialog.

Project.__showUserProperties

__showUserProperties()

Private slot to display the user specific properties dialog.

Project.__sourceExtensions

__sourceExtensions(language)

Private method to get the source extensions of a programming language.

language
programming language (string)
Returns:
source extensions (list of string)

Project.__statusMonitorStatus

__statusMonitorStatus(status, statusMsg)

Private method to receive the status monitor status.

It simply reemits the received status.

status
status of the monitoring thread (string, ok, nok or off)
statusMsg
explanotory text for the signaled status (string)

Project.__syncRecent

__syncRecent()

Private method to synchronize the list of recently opened projects with the central store.

Project.__vcsStatusChanged

__vcsStatusChanged()

Private slot to handle a change of the overall VCS status.

Project.__writeDebugProperties

__writeDebugProperties(quiet=False)

Private method to write the project debugger properties file (.e4d).

quiet
flag indicating quiet operations. If this flag is true, no errors are reported.

Project.__writeProject

__writeProject(fn=None)

Private method to save the project infos to a project file.

fn
optional filename of the project file to be written (string). If fn is None, the filename stored in the project object is used. This is the 'save' action. If fn is given, this filename is used instead of the one in the project object. This is the 'save as' action.
Returns:
flag indicating success

Project.__writeSession

__writeSession(quiet=False, indicator="")

Private method to write the session data to an XML file (.e5s).

quiet
flag indicating quiet operations. If this flag is true, no errors are reported.
indicator=
indicator string (string)

Project.__writeUserProperties

__writeUserProperties()

Private method to write the project data to an XML file.

Project.addDirectory

addDirectory(fileTypeFilter=None, startdir=None)

Public method used to add all files of a directory to the project.

fileTypeFilter (str out of source, form, resource, interface, protocol, others)
filter to be used by the add directory dialog
startdir (str)
start directory for the selection dialog

Project.addE5Actions

addE5Actions(actions)

Public method to add actions to the list of actions.

actions
list of actions (list of E5Action)

Project.addFiles

addFiles(fileTypeFilter=None, startdir=None)

Public slot used to add files to the project.

fileTypeFilter (str out of source, form, resource, interface, protocol, others)
filter to be used by the add file dialog
startdir (str)
start directory for the selection dialog

Project.addIdlDir

addIdlDir()

Public slot to add all IDL interfaces of a directory to the current project.

Project.addIdlFiles

addIdlFiles()

Public slot to add IDL interfaces to the current project.

Project.addLanguage

addLanguage()

Public slot used to add a language to the project.

Project.addOthersDir

addOthersDir()

Public slot to add a directory to the OTHERS project data.

Project.addOthersFiles

addOthersFiles()

Public slot to add files to the OTHERS project data.

Project.addProtoDir

addProtoDir()

Public slot to add all protocol files of a directory to the current project.

Project.addProtoFiles

addProtoFiles()

Public slot to add protocol files to the current project.

Project.addResourceDir

addResourceDir()

Public slot to add all Qt resource files of a directory to the current project.

Project.addResourceFiles

addResourceFiles()

Public slot to add Qt resources to the current project.

Project.addSourceDir

addSourceDir()

Public slot to add all source files of a directory to the current project.

Project.addSourceFiles

addSourceFiles()

Public slot to add source files to the current project.

Project.addToOthers

addToOthers(fn)

Public method to add a file/directory to the OTHERS project data.

fn
file name or directory name to add (string)

Project.addUiDir

addUiDir()

Public slot to add all forms of a directory to the current project.

Project.addUiFiles

addUiFiles()

Public slot to add forms to the current project.

Project.appendFile

appendFile(fn, isSourceFile=False, updateModel=True)

Public method to append a file to the project.

fn
filename to be added to the project (string)
isSourceFile
flag indicating that this is a source file even if it doesn't have the source extension (boolean)
updateModel
flag indicating an update of the model is requested (boolean)

Project.checkAllScriptsDirty

checkAllScriptsDirty(reportSyntaxErrors=False)

Public method to check all scripts belonging to the project for their dirty status.

reportSyntaxErrors=
flag indicating special reporting for syntax errors (boolean)
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.checkDirty

checkDirty()

Public method to check dirty status and open a message window.

Returns:
flag indicating whether this operation was successful (boolean)

Project.checkLanguageFiles

checkLanguageFiles()

Public slot to check the language files after a release process.

Project.checkVCSStatus

checkVCSStatus()

Public method to wake up the VCS status monitor thread.

Project.clearHistories

clearHistories()

Public method to clear the project related histories.

Project.clearRecent

clearRecent()

Public method to clear the recent projects menu.

Project.clearStatusMonitorCachedState

clearStatusMonitorCachedState(name)

Public method to clear the cached VCS state of a file/directory.

name
name of the entry to be cleared (string)

Project.closeProject

closeProject(reopen=False, noSave=False)

Public slot to close the current project.

reopen=
flag indicating a reopening of the project (boolean)
noSave=
flag indicating to not perform save actions (boolean)
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.copyDirectory

copyDirectory(olddn, newdn)

Public slot to copy a directory.

olddn
original directory name (string)
newdn
new directory name (string)

Project.createNewProject

createNewProject()

Public slot to built a new project.

This method displays the new project dialog and initializes the project object with the data entered.

Project.createProjectManagementDir

createProjectManagementDir()

Public method to create the project management directory.

It does nothing, if it already exists.

Project.deleteDirectory

deleteDirectory(dn)

Public slot to delete a directory from the project directory.

dn
directory name to be removed from the project
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.deleteFile

deleteFile(fn)

Public slot to delete a file from the project directory.

fn
filename to be deleted from the project
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.deleteLanguageFile

deleteLanguageFile(langFile)

Public slot to delete a translation from the project directory.

langFile
the translation file to be removed (string)

Project.executeMake

executeMake()

Public slot to execute a project specific make run (auto-run) (execute or question).

Project.getAbsolutePath

getAbsolutePath(fn)

Public method to convert a project relative file path to an absolute file path.

fn
file or directory name to convert (string)
Returns:
absolute path (string)

Project.getAbsoluteUniversalPath

getAbsoluteUniversalPath(fn)

Public method to convert a project relative file path with universal separators to an absolute file path.

fn
file or directory name to convert (string)
Returns:
absolute path (string)

Project.getActions

getActions()

Public method to get a list of all actions.

Returns:
list of all actions (list of E5Action)

Project.getData

getData(category, key)

Public method to get data out of the project data store.

category
category of the data to get (string, one of PROJECTTYPESPECIFICDATA, CHECKERSPARMS, PACKAGERSPARMS, DOCUMENTATIONPARMS or OTHERTOOLSPARMS)
key
key of the data entry to get (string).
Returns:
a copy of the requested data or None

Project.getDebugProperty

getDebugProperty(key)

Public method to retrieve a debugger property.

key
key of the property (string)
Returns:
value of the property

Project.getDebuggerFilters

getDebuggerFilters(language)

Public method to get the debugger filters for a programming language.

language (str)
programming language
Returns:
filter string
Return Type:
str

Project.getDefaultRccCompilerParameters

getDefaultRccCompilerParameters()

Public method to get the default rcc compiler parameters.

Returns:
dictionary containing the default rcc compiler parameters
Return Type:
dict

Project.getDefaultSourceExtension

getDefaultSourceExtension()

Public method to get the default extension for the project's programming language.

Returns:
default extension (including the dot) (string)

Project.getEditorLexerAssoc

getEditorLexerAssoc(filename)

Public method to retrieve a lexer association.

filename
filename used to determine the associated lexer language (string)
Returns:
the requested lexer language (string)

Project.getEolString

getEolString()

Public method to get the EOL-string to be used by the project.

Returns:
eol string (string)

Project.getFiles

getFiles(start)

Public method to get all files starting with a common prefix.

start
prefix (string)
Returns:
list of files starting with a common prefix (list of strings)

Project.getHash

getHash()

Public method to get the project hash.

Returns:
project hash as a hex string (string)

Project.getMainScript

getMainScript(normalized=False)

Public method to return the main script filename.

normalized
flag indicating a normalized filename is wanted (boolean)
Returns:
filename of the projects main script (string)

Project.getMenu

getMenu(menuName)

Public method to get a reference to the main menu or a submenu.

menuName
name of the menu (string)
Returns:
reference to the requested menu (QMenu) or None

Project.getModel

getModel()

Public method to get a reference to the project browser model.

Returns:
reference to the project browser model (ProjectBrowserModel)

Project.getMostRecent

getMostRecent()

Public method to get the most recently opened project.

Returns:
path of the most recently opened project (string)

Project.getProgrammingLanguages

getProgrammingLanguages()

Public method to get the programming languages supported by project.

Returns:
list of supported programming languages (list of string)

Project.getProjectAuthor

getProjectAuthor()

Public method to get the author of the project.

Returns:
author name
Return Type:
str

Project.getProjectAuthorEmail

getProjectAuthorEmail()

Public method to get the email address of the project author.

Returns:
project author email
Return Type:
str

Project.getProjectDescription

getProjectDescription()

Public method to get the description of the project.

Returns:
project description
Return Type:
str

Project.getProjectDictionaries

getProjectDictionaries()

Public method to get the names of the project specific dictionaries.

Returns:
tuple of two strings giving the absolute path names of the project specific word and exclude list

Project.getProjectFile

getProjectFile()

Public method to get the path of the project file.

Returns:
path of the project file (string)

Project.getProjectFiles

getProjectFiles(fileType, normalized=False)

Public method to get the file entries of the given type.

fileType (str)
project file type (one of SOURCES, FORMS, RESOURCES, INTERFACES, PROTOCOLS, OTHERS, TRANSLATIONS)
normalized (boolean)
flag indicating normalized file names are wanted
Returns:
list of file names
Return Type:
list of str
Raises ValueError:
raised when an unsupported file type is given

Project.getProjectLanguage

getProjectLanguage()

Public method to get the project's programming language.

Returns:
programming language (string)

Project.getProjectManagementDir

getProjectManagementDir()

Public method to get the path of the management directory.

Returns:
path of the management directory (string)

Project.getProjectName

getProjectName()

Public method to get the name of the project.

The project name is determined from the name of the project file.

Returns:
name of the project (string)

Project.getProjectPath

getProjectPath()

Public method to get the project path.

Returns:
project path (string)

Project.getProjectSpellLanguage

getProjectSpellLanguage()

Public method to get the project's programming language.

Returns:
programming language (string)

Project.getProjectType

getProjectType()

Public method to get the type of the project.

Returns:
UI type of the project (string)

Project.getProjectTypes

getProjectTypes(progLanguage="")

Public method to get the list of supported project types.

progLanguage
programming language to get project types for (string)
Returns:
reference to the dictionary of project types.

Project.getProjectVersion

getProjectVersion()

Public mehod to get the version number of the project.

Returns:
version number
Return Type:
str

Project.getRelativePath

getRelativePath(path)

Public method to convert a file path to a project relative file path.

path
file or directory name to convert (string)
Returns:
project relative path or unchanged path, if path doesn't belong to the project (string)

Project.getRelativeUniversalPath

getRelativeUniversalPath(path)

Public method to convert a file path to a project relative file path with universal separators.

path
file or directory name to convert (string)
Returns:
project relative path or unchanged path, if path doesn't belong to the project (string)

Project.getSources

getSources(normalized=False)

Public method to return the source script files.

normalized
flag indicating a normalized filename is wanted (boolean)
Returns:
list of the projects scripts (list of string)

Project.getStatusMonitorAutoUpdate

getStatusMonitorAutoUpdate()

Public method to retrieve the status of the auto update function.

Returns:
status of the auto update function (boolean)

Project.getStatusMonitorInterval

getStatusMonitorInterval()

Public method to get the monitor interval.

Returns:
interval in seconds (integer)

Project.getTranslationPattern

getTranslationPattern()

Public method to get the translation pattern.

Returns:
translation pattern (string)

Project.getUicParameter

getUicParameter(name)

Public method to get a named uic related parameter.

name (str)
name of the parameter
Returns:
value of the given parameter
Return Type:
any, None in case on non-existence

Project.getVcs

getVcs()

Public method to get a reference to the VCS object.

Returns:
reference to the VCS object

Project.handleApplicationDiagram

handleApplicationDiagram()

Public method to handle the application diagram context menu action.

Project.handlePreferencesChanged

handlePreferencesChanged()

Public slot used to handle the preferencesChanged signal.

Project.hasDefaultIdlCompilerParameters

hasDefaultIdlCompilerParameters()

Public method to test, if the project contains the default IDL compiler parameters.

Returns:
flag indicating default parameter set
Return Type:
bool

Project.hasDefaultMakeParameters

hasDefaultMakeParameters()

Public method to test, if the project contains the default make parameters.

Returns:
flag indicating default parameter set
Return Type:
bool

Project.hasDefaultRccCompilerParameters

hasDefaultRccCompilerParameters()

Public method to test, if the project contains the default rcc compiler parameters.

Returns:
flag indicating default parameter set
Return Type:
bool

Project.hasDefaultUicCompilerParameters

hasDefaultUicCompilerParameters()

Public method to test, if the project contains the default uic compiler parameters.

Returns:
flag indicating default parameter set
Return Type:
bool

Project.hasEntry

hasEntry(fn)

Public method to check the project for a file.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating, if the project contains the file (boolean)

Project.hasProjectType

hasProjectType(type_, progLanguage="")

Public method to check, if a project type is already registered.

type_
internal type designator (string)
progLanguage
programming language of the project type (string)
Returns:
flag indicating presence of the project type (boolean)

Project.initActions

initActions()

Public slot to initialize the project related actions.

Project.initFileTypes

initFileTypes()

Public method to initialize the filetype associations with default values.

Project.initMenus

initMenus()

Public slot to initialize the project menus.

Returns:
tuple of generated menus
Return Type:
tuple of (QMenu, QMenu)

Project.initToolbars

initToolbars(toolbarManager)

Public slot to initialize the project toolbar and the basic VCS toolbar.

toolbarManager
reference to a toolbar manager object (E5ToolBarManager)
Returns:
tuple of the generated toolbars (tuple of two QToolBar)

Project.initVCS

initVCS(vcsSystem=None, nooverride=False)

Public method used to instantiate a vcs system.

vcsSystem
type of VCS to be used (string)
nooverride
flag indicating to ignore an override request (boolean)
Returns:
a reference to the vcs object

Project.isDebugPropertiesLoaded

isDebugPropertiesLoaded()

Public method to return the status of the debug properties.

Returns:
load status of debug properties (boolean)

Project.isDirty

isDirty()

Public method to return the dirty state.

Returns:
dirty state (boolean)

Project.isJavaScriptProject

isJavaScriptProject()

Public method to check, if this project is a JavaScript project.

Returns:
flag indicating a JavaScript project (boolean)

Project.isMakeEnabled

isMakeEnabled()

Public method to test, if make is enabled for the project.

Returns:
flag indicating enabled make support
Return Type:
bool

Project.isMicroPythonProject

isMicroPythonProject()

Public method to check, if this project is a MicroPython project.

Returns:
flag indicating a MicroPython project
Return Type:
bool

Project.isMixedLanguageProject

isMixedLanguageProject()

Public method to check, if this is a mixed language project.

Returns:
flag indicating a mixed language project
Return Type:
bool

Project.isOpen

isOpen()

Public method to return the opened state.

Returns:
open state (boolean)

Project.isProjectFile

isProjectFile(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.isProjectForm

isProjectForm(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project forms.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.isProjectInterface

isProjectInterface(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project interfaces.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.isProjectProtocol

isProjectProtocol(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project protocols.

fn (str)
filename to be checked
Returns:
flag indicating membership
Return Type:
bool

Project.isProjectResource

isProjectResource(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project resources.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.isProjectSource

isProjectSource(fn)

Public method used to check, if the passed in filename belongs to the project sources.

fn
filename to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating membership (boolean)

Project.isPy3Project

isPy3Project()

Public method to check, if this project is a Python3 project.

Returns:
flag indicating a Python3 project (boolean)

Project.isPythonProject

isPythonProject()

Public method to check, if this project is a Python3 or MicroPython project.

Returns:
flag indicating a Python project (boolean)

Project.isRubyProject

isRubyProject()

Public method to check, if this project is a Ruby project.

Returns:
flag indicating a Ruby project (boolean)

Project.moveDirectory

moveDirectory(olddn, newdn)

Public slot to move a directory.

olddn
old directory name (string)
newdn
new directory name (string)

Project.newProjectAddFiles

newProjectAddFiles(mainscript)

Public method to add files to a new project.

mainscript
name of the mainscript (string)

Project.openProject

openProject(fn=None, restoreSession=True, reopen=False)

Public slot to open a project.

fn
optional filename of the project file to be read
restoreSession
flag indicating to restore the project session (boolean)
reopen=
flag indicating a reopening of the project (boolean)

Project.othersAdded

othersAdded(fn, updateModel=True)

Public slot to be called, if something was added to the OTHERS project data area.

fn
filename or directory name added (string)
updateModel
flag indicating an update of the model is requested (boolean)

Project.registerProjectType

registerProjectType(type_, description, fileTypeCallback=None, binaryTranslationsCallback=None, lexerAssociationCallback=None, progLanguages=None)

Public method to register a project type.

type_
internal type designator to be registered (string)
description
more verbose type name (display string) (string)
fileTypeCallback=
reference to a method returning a dictionary of filetype associations.
binaryTranslationsCallback=
reference to a method returning the name of the binary translation file given the name of the raw translation file
lexerAssociationCallback=
reference to a method returning the lexer type to be used for syntax highlighting given the name of a file
progLanguages=
programming languages supported by the project type (list of string)

Project.removeDirectory

removeDirectory(dn)

Public slot to remove a directory from the project.

The directory is not deleted from the project directory.

dn
directory name to be removed from the project

Project.removeE5Actions

removeE5Actions(actions)

Public method to remove actions from the list of actions.

actions
list of actions (list of E5Action)

Project.removeFile

removeFile(fn, updateModel=True)

Public slot to remove a file from the project.

The file is not deleted from the project directory.

fn
filename to be removed from the project
updateModel
flag indicating an update of the model is requested (boolean)

Project.removeLanguageFile

removeLanguageFile(langFile)

Public slot to remove a translation from the project.

The translation file is not deleted from the project directory.

langFile
the translation file to be removed (string)

Project.renameFile

renameFile(oldfn, newfn=None)

Public slot to rename a file of the project.

oldfn
old filename of the file (string)
newfn
new filename of the file (string)
Returns:
flag indicating success

Project.renameFileInPdata

renameFileInPdata(oldname, newname, isSourceFile=False)

Public method to rename a file in the pdata structure.

oldname
old filename (string)
newname
new filename (string)
isSourceFile
flag indicating that this is a source file even if it doesn't have the source extension (boolean)

Project.renameMainScript

renameMainScript(oldfn, newfn)

Public method to rename the main script.

oldfn
old filename (string)
newfn
new filename of the main script (string)

Project.reopenProject

reopenProject()

Public slot to reopen the current project.

Project.repopulateItem

repopulateItem(fullname)

Public slot to repopulate a named item.

fullname
full name of the item to repopulate (string)

Project.resetVCS

resetVCS()

Public method to reset the VCS.

Project.saveAllScripts

saveAllScripts(reportSyntaxErrors=False)

Public method to save all scripts belonging to the project.

reportSyntaxErrors=
flag indicating special reporting for syntax errors (boolean)
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.saveProject

saveProject()

Public slot to save the current project.

Returns:
flag indicating success

Project.saveProjectAs

saveProjectAs()

Public slot to save the current project to a different file.

Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.setData

setData(category, key, data)

Public method to store data in the project data store.

category
category of the data to get (string, one of PROJECTTYPESPECIFICDATA, CHECKERSPARMS, PACKAGERSPARMS, DOCUMENTATIONPARMS or OTHERTOOLSPARMS)
key
key of the data entry to get (string).
data
data to be stored
Returns:
flag indicating success (boolean)

Project.setDbgInfo

setDbgInfo(venvName, argv, wd, env, excReporting, excList, excIgnoreList, autoClearShell, tracePython=None, autoContinue=None)

Public method to set the debugging information.

venvName (str)
name of the virtual environment used
argv (str)
command line arguments to be used
wd (str)
working directory
env (str)
environment setting
excReporting (bool)
flag indicating the highlighting of exceptions
excList (list of str)
list of exceptions to be highlighted
excIgnoreList (list of str)
list of exceptions to be ignored
autoClearShell (bool)
flag indicating, that the interpreter window should be cleared
tracePython= (bool)
flag to indicate if the Python library should be traced as well
autoContinue= (bool)
flag indicating, that the debugger should not stop at the first executable line

Project.setDirty

setDirty(dirty)

Public method to set the dirty state.

It emits the signal dirty(bool).

dirty (bool)
dirty state

Project.setStatusMonitorAutoUpdate

setStatusMonitorAutoUpdate(auto)

Public method to enable the auto update function.

auto
status of the auto update function (boolean)

Project.setStatusMonitorInterval

setStatusMonitorInterval(interval)

Public method to se the interval of the VCS status monitor thread.

interval
status monitor interval in seconds (integer)

Project.setTranslationPattern

setTranslationPattern(pattern)

Public method to set the translation pattern.

pattern (str)
translation pattern

Project.startFileSystemMonitoring

startFileSystemMonitoring()

Public method to (re)start monitoring the project file system.

Project.startStatusMonitor

startStatusMonitor()

Public method to start the VCS status monitor thread.

Project.startswithProjectPath

startswithProjectPath(path)

Public method to check, if a path starts with the project path.

path
path to be checked (string)
Returns:
flag indicating that the path starts with the project path (boolean)

Project.stopFileSystemMonitoring

stopFileSystemMonitoring()

Public method to stop monitoring the project file system.

Project.stopStatusMonitor

stopStatusMonitor()

Public method to stop the VCS status monitor thread.

Project.unregisterProjectType

unregisterProjectType(type_)

Public method to unregister a project type.

type_
internal type designator to be unregistered (string)

Project.updateFileTypes

updateFileTypes()

Public method to update the filetype associations with new default values.

Project.useSystemEol

useSystemEol()

Public method to check, if the project uses the system eol setting.

Returns:
flag indicating the usage of system eol (boolean)

Project.vcsSoftwareAvailable

vcsSoftwareAvailable()

Public method to check, if some supported VCS software is available to the IDE.

Returns:
flag indicating availability of VCS software (boolean)

Project.writeTasks

writeTasks()

Public method to write the tasks data to an XML file (.e6t).

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