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gentoo atom regexps (ebuild name and versions)

Working on the Ansible Gentoo Portage emerge module, i’m testing some regexp for matching an atom string.

Atom is a Gentoo Portage pkgcore term.
An atom is a string representing a package name, and, optionally, it version range or version, the ebuild revision, the slot or slot and subslot.

To permit the future ansible module to handle the atom to be a parameter, i have to write some regexp for matching different atom alternative.

The first cases are simply to list, by parsing /usr/portage for avaiables packages, and atom : (here a simple bash/gawk/perl script to check the regexp)



# this re
find /usr/portage/ -mindepth 2 -maxdepth 2 -type d | \
        gawk -F '/usr/portage/' '{ print $2; }' | \
        perl -pi -e "while(){ next if(${reg_ebuild_without_version}); print; }"

# this regexp must match a app-category/ebuild-name-X.Y.Z-rN
find /usr/portage/ -mindepth 3 -maxdepth 3 -type f -name '*.ebuild' | \
        perl -pi -e 's/\.ebuild$//g;' | \
        gawk -F '/usr/portage/' '{ print $2; }' | \
        gawk -F '/' '{ printf "%s/%s\n",$1,$3 }' | \
        perl -pi -e "while(){ next if(${reg_ebuild_with_version}); print; }"

Thoses regexp are not enougth to match any differents atom.

Some on the missing ones are already testing in the non-finished first version of the emerge module :

davixx/ansible/library/emerge (2013-01-20 version)

I hope, within 7 days, to finish the emerge_parse_atom function for handling successfully  almost 5-6 atom string cases.