Custom remote to support getting the load from archives present under annex

class datalad.customremotes.archives.ArchiveAnnexCustomRemote(persistent_cache=True, **kwargs)[source]

Special custom remote allowing to obtain files from archives

Archives should also be under annex control.

AVAILABILITY = 'local'
COST = 500
CUSTOM_REMOTE_NAME = 'archive'
SUPPORTED_SCHEMES = ('dl+archive',)
URL_PREFIX = 'dl+archive:'
URL_SCHEME = 'dl+archive'
cache
get_file_url(archive_file=None, archive_key=None, file=None, size=None)[source]

Given archive (file or a key) and a file – compose URL for access

Examples

dl+archive:SHA256E-s176–69…3e.tar.gz#path=1/d2/2d&size=123
when size of file within archive was known to be 123
dl+archive:SHA256E-s176–69…3e.tar.gz#path=1/d2/2d
when size of file within archive was not provided
Parameters: size (int, optional) – Size of the file. If not provided, will simply be empty
req_CHECKPRESENT(key)[source]

Check if copy is available

TODO: just proxy the call to annex for underlying tarball

Replies

CHECKPRESENT-SUCCESS Key
Indicates that a key has been positively verified to be present in the remote.
CHECKPRESENT-FAILURE Key
Indicates that a key has been positively verified to not be present in the remote.
CHECKPRESENT-UNKNOWN Key ErrorMsg
Indicates that it is not currently possible to verify if the key is present in the remote. (Perhaps the remote cannot be contacted.)
req_CHECKURL(url)[source]

Replies

CHECKURL-CONTENTS Size|UNKNOWN Filename
Indicates that the requested url has been verified to exist. The Size is the size in bytes, or use “UNKNOWN” if the size could not be determined. The Filename can be empty (in which case a default is used), or can specify a filename that is suggested to be used for this url.
CHECKURL-MULTI Url Size|UNKNOWN Filename …
Indicates that the requested url has been verified to exist, and contains multiple files, which can each be accessed using their own url. Note that since a list is returned, neither the Url nor the Filename can contain spaces.
CHECKURL-FAILURE
Indicates that the requested url could not be accessed.
req_REMOVE(key)[source]
REMOVE-SUCCESS Key
Indicates the key has been removed from the remote. May be returned if the remote didn’t have the key at the point removal was requested
REMOVE-FAILURE Key ErrorMsg
Indicates that the key was unable to be removed from the remote.
req_WHEREIS(key)[source]
WHEREIS-SUCCESS String
Indicates a location of a key. Typically an url, the string can be anything that it makes sense to display to the user about content stored in the special remote.
WHEREIS-FAILURE
Indicates that no location is known for a key.
stop(*args)[source]

Stop communication with annex

datalad.customremotes.archives.main()[source]

cmdline entry point