Source code for qal.sql.base

"""
Created on Sep 12, 2013

@author: Nicklas Boerjesson
"""


""" 
This module contains all the base classes for the SQL-related code.
The reason is simply to make things more manageable and split things up a bit.
"""

from qal.sql.types import DEFAULT_ROWSEP




[docs]class ParameterBase(object): """This class is a base class for all parameter classes.""" _row_separator = DEFAULT_ROWSEP """The default row separator for SQL generation.""" _parent = None """The parent of the object""" _base_path = None """The base path of the XML file from which it was loaded, used for relative paths.""" def __init__(self, _row_separator = None): super(ParameterBase, self ).__init__() if _row_separator != None: self._row_separator = _row_separator def _generate_sql(self, _db_type): """Generate SQL for specified database engine""" raise Exception(self.__class__.__name__ + "._generate_sql() is not implemented")
[docs] def as_sql(self, _db_type): if hasattr(self,'resource_uuid') and self.resource_uuid and self._check_need_prepare(): return self._bring_into_context(_db_type) else: return self._generate_sql(_db_type)
[docs]class SqlList(list): """This is the base class for lists of class instances.""" def __init__(self, _itemclasses = None): super(SqlList, self ).__init__() if _itemclasses != None: self._itemclasses = _itemclasses
[docs] def as_sql(self, _db_type): """Generate SQL for specified database engine""" result = '' for _item in self: # TODO: Check if the below list functionality is ever needed/wanted. # result+= DEFAULT_ROWSEP + '--****************' + str(self.itemclasses) + ' number ' + index +'****************************' + DEFAULT_ROWSEP if hasattr(_item, 'as_sql'): result+= _item.as_sql(_db_type) else: result+= _item return result
[docs]class ParameterExpressionItem(ParameterBase): """The superclass of all classes that can be considered part of an expression""" operator = 'C' def __init__(self,_operator = None): super(ParameterExpressionItem, self ).__init__() if _operator != None: self.operator = _operator else: self.operator = 'C'