swh.search.utils module

swh.search.utils.get_expansion(field, sep=None)[source]
swh.search.utils.parse_and_format_date(date_str: str) Optional[str][source]

Parses a string date in the format %Y-%m-%d or ISO8601 and returns a new string date in the format YYYY-mm-dd if the parsing succeeded otherwise None.

swh.search.utils.escape(obj)[source]

Makes the object directly injectable into the query language by converting the escapable parts of the object into escape sequences.

For strings, appends before special characters like ‘, “, and

For arrays, applies the same transformation on each element, joins the elements and returns a string-like representation of the list.

>>> print(escape("foo ' bar"))
"foo \' bar"
>>> print(escape([r"foo ' bar", r"bar \\\' baz", r'foo " baz']))
["foo \' bar", "bar \\\\\\\' baz", "foo \" baz"]
swh.search.utils.unescape(string)[source]

Processes the escaped special characters

>>> unescape(r'''foo " bar''') == r'''foo " bar'''
True
>>> unescape(r'''foo \" bar''') == r'''foo " bar'''
True
>>> unescape(r'''foo \\" bar''') == r'''foo \" bar'''
True
>>> unescape(r'''foo \\\" bar''') == r'''foo \" bar'''
True
>>> unescape(r'''foo \\\\" bar''') == r'''foo \\" bar'''
True
>>> unescape(r'''café \" foo''') == r'''café " foo'''
True