gsu_getopts: Abort on programming errors and add documentation.
[gsu.git] / funcs / gsu
index e7a49fe..673605e 100644 (file)
--- a/funcs/gsu
+++ b/funcs/gsu
@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@ E_GSU_BAD_OPTION_TYPE         invalid option type
 E_GSU_BAD_ARG_COUNT            invalid number of arguments
 E_GSU_EDITOR                   failed to execute editor
 E_GSU_MKDIR                    failed to create directory
+E_GSU_GETOPTS                  getopts error
 $gsu_errors
 "
        local a b i=0
@@ -397,6 +398,93 @@ _gsu_check_options()
 }
 export -f _gsu_check_options
 
+# Wrapper for bash's getopts.
+#
+# Aborts on programming errors such as missing or invalid option string.  On
+# success $result contains shell code that can be eval'ed. For each defined
+# option x, the local variable o_x will be created when calling eval "$result".
+# o_x contains true/false for options without an argument or the emtpy string/the
+# given argument, depending on whether this option was contained in the "$@"
+# array.
+#
+# Example:
+#      gsu_getopts abc:x:y
+#      eval "$result"
+#      [[ $ret -lt 0 ]] && return
+#
+#      [[ "$o_a" = "true ]] && echo "The -a flag was given"
+#      [[ -n "$o_c" ]] && echo "The -c option was given with arg $o_c"
+gsu_getopts()
+{
+       local i c tab=' ' cr='
+'
+
+       gsu_check_arg_count $# 1 1
+       if [[ $ret -lt 0 ]]; then
+               gsu_err_msg
+               exit 1
+       fi
+
+       ret=-$E_GSU_GETOPTS
+       result="invalid optstring $1"
+       if [[ -z "$1" || "$1" =~ "::" ]]; then
+               gsu_err_msg
+               exit 1
+       fi
+
+       for ((i=0; i < ${#1}; i++)); do
+               c=${1:$i:1}
+               case "$c" in
+               [a-zA-Z:]);;
+               *)
+                       ret=-$E_GSU_GETOPTS
+                       result="invalid character $c in optstring"
+                       gsu_err_msg
+                       exit 1
+               esac
+       done
+       result="local opt"
+       for ((i=0; i < ${#1}; i++)); do
+               c1=${1:$i:1}
+               c2=${1:$(($i + 1)):1}
+               result+=" o_$c1"
+               if [[ "$c2" = ":" ]]; then
+                       let i++
+               else
+                       result+="=false"
+               fi
+       done
+       result+="
+       OPTIND=1
+       while getopts $1 opt \"\$@\"; do
+               case \"\$opt\" in
+"
+       for ((i=0; i < ${#1}; i++)); do
+               c1=${1:$i:1}
+               c2=${1:$(($i + 1)):1}
+               result+="$tab$tab$c1) o_$c1="
+               if [[ "$c2" = ":" ]]; then
+                       result+="\"\$OPTARG\""
+                       let i++
+               else
+                       result+="true"
+               fi
+               result+=";;$cr"
+       done
+       result+="
+               *)
+                       ret=-\$E_GSU_GETOPTS
+                       result=\"invalid option given\"
+                       return
+                       ;;
+               esac
+       done
+       shift \$((\$OPTIND - 1))
+"
+       ret=$GSU_SUCCESS
+}
+export -f gsu_getopts
+
 gsu()
 {
        local i