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'''Generic sqlalchemy code (not specifically related to vdm).
import uuid
import sqlalchemy

make_uuid = lambda: unicode(uuid.uuid4())

class SQLAlchemyMixin(object):
    def __init__(self, **kw):
        for k, v in kw.iteritems():
            setattr(self, k, v)

    def __str__(self):
        return self.__unicode__().encode('utf8')

    def __unicode__(self):
        repr = u'<%s' % self.__class__.__name__
        table = sqlalchemy.orm.class_mapper(self.__class__).mapped_table
        for col in table.c:
            repr += u' %s=%s' % (, getattr(self,
        repr += '>'
        return repr

    def __repr__(self):
        return self.__str__()

class SQLAlchemySession(object):
    '''Handle setting/getting attributes on the SQLAlchemy session.
    TODO: update all methods so they can take an object as well as session

    def setattr(self, session, attr, value):
        setattr(session, attr, value)
        # check if we are being given the Session class (threadlocal case)
        # if so set on both class and instance
        # this is important because sqlalchemy's object_session (used below) seems
        # to return a Session() not Session
        if isinstance(session, sqlalchemy.orm.scoping.ScopedSession):
            sess = session()
            setattr(sess, attr, value)

    def getattr(self, session, attr):
        return getattr(session, attr)

    # make explicit to avoid errors from typos (no attribute defns in python!)
    def set_revision(self, session, revision):
        self.setattr(session, 'HEAD', True)
        self.setattr(session, 'revision', revision)
        if is None:
            # make uuid here so that if other objects in this session are flushed
            # at the same time they know thier revision id
   = make_uuid()
            # there was a begin_nested here but that just caused flush anyway.

    def get_revision(self, session):
        '''Get revision on current Session/session.
        NB: will return None if not set
        return getattr(session, 'revision', None)

    def set_not_at_HEAD(self, session):
        self.setattr(session, 'HEAD', False)

    def at_HEAD(self, session):
        return getattr(session, 'HEAD', True)