Commit 0e5084ee authored by Michael Hanselmann's avatar Michael Hanselmann
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utils.ReadFile: Add pre-read callback

This will be used by the watcher to store the file's fstat(2). It must
be done from the filehandle.
Signed-off-by: default avatarMichael Hanselmann <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarIustin Pop <>
parent 2f1fe558
......@@ -38,17 +38,22 @@ from ganeti.utils import filelock
_RANDOM_UUID_FILE = "/proc/sys/kernel/random/uuid"
def ReadFile(file_name, size=-1):
def ReadFile(file_name, size=-1, preread=None):
"""Reads a file.
@type size: int
@param size: Read at most size bytes (if negative, entire file)
@type preread: callable receiving file handle as single parameter
@param preread: Function called before file is read
@rtype: str
@return: the (possibly partial) content of the file
f = open(file_name, "r")
if preread:
......@@ -55,6 +55,12 @@ class TestReadFile(testutils.GanetiTestCase):
self.assertEqual(h.hexdigest(), "893772354e4e690b9efd073eed433ce7")
def testCallback(self):
def _Cb(fh):
self.assertEqual(fh.tell(), 0)
data = utils.ReadFile(self._TestDataFilename("cert1.pem"), preread=_Cb)
self.assertEqual(len(data), 814)
def testError(self):
self.assertRaises(EnvironmentError, utils.ReadFile,
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