Commit 6f02daaf authored by Philipp Schafft's avatar Philipp Schafft 🦁

Update: Added a huge number of comments to reportxml.h

parent dd04ef5f
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* Copyright 2018, Philipp "ph3-der-loewe" Schafft <>,
/* This file contains the API for report XML document parsing, manipulation, and rendering. */
#ifndef __REPORTXML_H__
#define __REPORTXML_H__
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#include "icecasttypes.h"
#include "compat.h"
/* XML Tag Types
* While a hint of what the nodes are used for is given, see the specification for more details.
typedef enum {
/* This is a virtual type used to indicate error conditions */
/* <report> is the root element of report XML documents */
/* <definition> is used to define templates */
/* <incident> defines an event that is reported */
/* <state> defines the state an <incident> resulted in */
/* <backtrace> provides helpful information about the location some event happend */
/* <position> defines an element within <backtrace> */
/* <more> allows to skip <position>s in <backtrace> for any reason
* (e.g. they are unknown or consider of no intrest)
/* <fix> provides a machine readable way to actually fix the problem */
/* <action> defines a specific action to do */
/* <reason> allows to define why an event happend */
/* <text> is used to provide messages to the user.
* The content of <text> is not machine readable.
/* <timestamp> provides a way to present a point in time an event happend */
/* <resource> names a resource that was involved in the event such as user input or the result */
/* <value> provides an actual value for a <resource> */
/* <reference> provides a way to refer to external documents such as documentation */
/* <extension> is used to allow application specific extensions */
} reportxml_node_type_t;
/* ---[ Document level ]--- */
/* This creates a new, empty report XML document */
reportxml_t * reportxml_new(void);
/* This gets the root node of a report XML document */
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_get_root_node(reportxml_t *report);
/* This selects a node by an attribute and it's value.
* This is mostly useful to look for an object by using it's ID.
* If more than one node matches the first one found is returned.
* If the parameter include_definitions is true nodes from within
* <definition> are also considered. If it is false nodes inside
* <definition>s are skipped.
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_get_node_by_attribute(reportxml_t *report, const char *key, const char *value, int include_definitions);
/* This function parses an XML document and returns the parst report XML document */
reportxml_t * reportxml_parse_xmldoc(xmlDocPtr doc);
/* This function renders an report XML document as XML structure */
xmlDocPtr reportxml_render_xmldoc(reportxml_t *report);
/* ---[ Node level ]--- */
/* This creates a new node of type type.
* It's id, definition, and akindof attributes can be given as parameters.
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_node_new(reportxml_node_type_t type, const char *id, const char *definition, const char *akindof);
/* This parses an XML node and returns the resulting report XML node */
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_node_parse_xmlnode(xmlNodePtr xmlnode);
/* Copy an report XML node (and it's children) */
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_node_copy(reportxml_node_t *node);
/* Renders an report XML node as XML node */
xmlNodePtr reportxml_node_render_xmlnode(reportxml_node_t *node);
/* This gets the type of an report XML node */
reportxml_node_type_t reportxml_node_get_type(reportxml_node_t *node);
/* Gets and Sets attribute values */
int reportxml_node_set_attribute(reportxml_node_t *node, const char *key, const char *value);
char * reportxml_node_get_attribute(reportxml_node_t *node, const char *key);
/* Adds, counts, and get child nodes */
int reportxml_node_add_child(reportxml_node_t *node, reportxml_node_t *child);
ssize_t reportxml_node_count_child(reportxml_node_t *node);
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_node_get_child(reportxml_node_t *node, size_t idx);
/* This gets an child by it's value of the given attribute. See reportxml_get_node_by_attribute() for more details. */
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_node_get_child_by_attribute(reportxml_node_t *node, const char *key, const char *value, int include_definitions);
/* This gets and sets the text content of an node (used for <text>) */
int reportxml_node_set_content(reportxml_node_t *node, const char *value);
char * reportxml_node_get_content(reportxml_node_t *node);
/* Adds, counts, and gets XML childs (used for <extension>) */
int reportxml_node_add_xml_child(reportxml_node_t *node, xmlNodePtr child);
ssize_t reportxml_node_count_xml_child(reportxml_node_t *node);
xmlNodePtr reportxml_node_get_xml_child(reportxml_node_t *node, size_t idx);
/* ---[ Database level ]--- */
/* Create a new database object */
reportxml_database_t * reportxml_database_new(void);
/* Add an report to the database */
int reportxml_database_add_report(reportxml_database_t *db, reportxml_t *report);
/* Build a node (copy) from the data in the database based on the given ID (using "definition" and "defines" attributes)
* depth may be used to select how many recursions may be used to resolve definitions within defines.
* The default value is selected by passing -1 (recommended).
reportxml_node_t * reportxml_database_build_node(reportxml_database_t *db, const char *id, ssize_t depth);
/* This does the same as reportxml_database_build_node() except that a new report document is returned. */
reportxml_t * reportxml_database_build_report(reportxml_database_t *db, const char *id, ssize_t depth);
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