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split and encrypted files between online file storage providers
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commit 1535a2f1200db9da8e60f05500bc8cb74fef9360
parent 53ff471b90ffe5a0c25e98b6dfdc8b07f111f853
Author: Siddharth Ravikumar <sravik@bgsu.edu>
Date:   Wed,  5 Nov 2014 22:43:07 -0500

file.py: wrote two new functions -- write_shards(), read_shards()

modified:   file.py
modified:   tests/test_file.py

Diffstat:
combox/file.py | 33+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
combox/tests/test_file.py | 19++++++++++++++++++-
2 files changed, 51 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/combox/file.py b/combox/file.py @@ -18,6 +18,7 @@ from os import path from sys import exit +from glob import glob def split_data(data, n): @@ -92,3 +93,35 @@ def write_file(filename, filecontent): except IOError: print "ERROR: creating and writing content to %s" % (filename) exit(1) + +def write_shards(shards, directory, shard_basename): + """Write shards to respective files respective files. + + shard: list of strings (ciphers or data). + directory: absolute path of directory to which it shards must be written to. + shard_basename: base name of the shard. + """ + + # partial filename of the shard + p_filename = path.join(directory, shard_basename) + shard_no = 0 + for shard in shards: + shard_name = "%s.shard%s" % (p_filename, shard_no) + write_file(shard_name, shard) + shard_no += 1 + +def read_shards(directory, shard_basename): + """Read the shards from directory and return it as a list. + + directory: absolute path of directory from which to read the shards. + shard_basename: base name of the shard. + """ + + shards = [] + # partial filename of the shard + p_filename = "%s.shard*" % path.join(directory, shard_basename) + for shard_file in sorted(glob(p_filename)): + shard_content = read_file(shard_file) + shards.append(shard_content) + + return shards diff --git a/combox/tests/test_file.py b/combox/tests/test_file.py @@ -18,7 +18,8 @@ from os import path -from file import split_data, glue_data, write_file, read_file +from file import (split_data, glue_data, write_file, + read_file, write_shards, read_shards) ### Test to split, glue and create a copy of the image file from the ### glued image file. @@ -28,3 +29,19 @@ f_parts = split_data(f_content, 5) f_content = glue_data(f_parts) f_copy = path.abspath('tests/files/the-red-star-copy.jpg') write_file(f_copy, f_content) + + +## read file and split it into N shards and write the shards to disk. +SHARDS = 5 +f = path.abspath('tests/files/the-red-star.jpg') +f_content = read_file(f) +f_shards = split_data(f_content, SHARDS) +f_path = path.dirname(f) +f_basename = path.basename(f) +write_shards(f_shards, f_path, f_basename) + +## read file shards, glue them together and write to disk. +f_shards = read_shards(f_path, f_basename) +f_content = glue_data(f_shards) +f_copy = path.abspath('tests/files/the-red-star-glued.jpg') +write_file(f_copy, f_content)