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from collections import Mapping
import unittest
import warnings
from flask import get_template_attribute
from myapplication import app
class JinjaTestCase(unittest.TestCase):
"""Base/mixin class for tests that may refer to Jinja templates
and symbols defined therin (mostly macros).
class Hello(JinjaTestCase):
__template_imports__ = {
'hello': 'hello.html', # import 'hello' macro as 'hello' attr.
def test_hello(self):
self.assert_equal("Hello, world!", self.hello())
class __metaclass__(type):
"""Metaclass for importing Jinja symbols as class attributes."""
def __new__(cls, cls_name, bases, dict_):
"""Create test case class, resolving ``__template_imports__``
specifications into Jinja template imports.
imports = dict_.get('__template_imports__', {})
if isinstance(imports, Mapping):
imports = imports.items()
for name, template in imports:
if name in dict_:
"Template import %s/%s hides existing "
"attribute of class %s" % (template, name, cls_name))
dict_[name] = cls._template_import(template_name, name)
return type.__new__(cls, cls_name, bases, dict_)
def _template_import(cls, template_name, attribute):
"""Import template attribute from specified Jinja template file."""
with app.app_context():
return get_template_attribute(template_name, attribute)
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