Test2::Harness::Util::File::Stream - Utility class for manipulating a file that serves as an output stream.
Subclass of Test2::Harness::File that streams the contents of a file, even if the file is still being written.
use Test2::Harness::Util::File::Stream; my $stream = Test2::Harness::Util::File::Stream->new(name => 'path/to/file'); # Read some lines my @lines = $stream->poll; ... # Read more lines, if any. push @lines => $stream->poll;
See Test2::Harness::File for additional attributes.
These can be passed in as construction arguments if desired.
- $bool = $stream->use_write_lock
Lock the file for every
- $bool = $stream->tail
Start near the end of the file and only poll for updates appended to it.
See Test2::Harness::File for additional methods.
- @lines = $stream->read()
Read all lines from the beginning. Every time it is called it returns ALL lines.
- @lines = $stream->poll()
- @lines = $stream->poll(max => $int)
Poll for lines. This is an iterator, it should not return the same line more than once, you can call it multiple times to get any additional lines that have been added since the last poll.
Append @content to the file.
The source code repository for Test2-Harness can be found at http://github.com/Test-More/Test2-Harness/.
Copyright 2020 Chad Granum <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.