Source code for cyclone.xmlrpc

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# Copyright 2010 Alexandre Fiori
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"""Server-side implementation of the XML-RPC protocol.

`XML-RPC <>`_ is a remote procedure call
protocol which uses XML to encode its calls and HTTP as a transport mechanism.

For more information, check out the `RPC demo

import xmlrpclib

from twisted.internet import defer
from cyclone.web import RequestHandler

[docs]class XmlrpcRequestHandler(RequestHandler): """Subclass this class and define xmlrpc_* to make a handler. Example:: class MyRequestHandler(XmlrpcRequestHandler): allowNone = True def xmlrpc_echo(self, text): return text def xmlrpc_sort(self, items): return sorted(items) @defer.inlineCallbacks def xmlrpc_geoip_lookup(self, address): response = yield cyclone.httpclient.fetch( "" % address.encode("utf-8")) defer.returnValue(response.body) """ FAILURE = 8002 NOT_FOUND = 8001 separator = "." allowNone = False def post(self): self._auto_finish = False self.set_header("Content-Type", "text/xml") try: args, functionPath = xmlrpclib.loads(self.request.body) except Exception, e: f = xmlrpclib.Fault(self.FAILURE, "Can't deserialize input: %s" % e) self._cbRender(f) else: try: function = self._getFunction(functionPath) except xmlrpclib.Fault, f: self._cbRender(f) else: d = defer.maybeDeferred(function, *args) d.addCallback(self._cbRender) d.addErrback(self._ebRender) def _getFunction(self, functionPath): if functionPath.find(self.separator) != -1: prefix, functionPath = functionPath.split(self.separator, 1) handler = self.getSubHandler(prefix) if handler is None: raise xmlrpclib.Fault(self.NOT_FOUND, "no such subHandler %s" % prefix) return self._getFunction(functionPath) f = getattr(self, "xmlrpc_%s" % functionPath, None) if f is None: raise xmlrpclib.Fault(self.NOT_FOUND, "function %s not found" % functionPath) elif not callable(f): raise xmlrpclib.Fault(self.NOT_FOUND, "function %s not callable" % functionPath) else: return f def _cbRender(self, result): if not isinstance(result, xmlrpclib.Fault): result = (result,) try: s = xmlrpclib.dumps(result, methodresponse=True, allow_none=self.allowNone) except Exception, e: f = xmlrpclib.Fault(self.FAILURE, "can't serialize output: %s" % e) s = xmlrpclib.dumps(f, methodresponse=True, allow_none=self.allowNone) self.finish(s) def _ebRender(self, failure): if isinstance(failure.value, xmlrpclib.Fault): s = failure.value else: s = xmlrpclib.Fault(self.FAILURE, "error") self.finish(xmlrpclib.dumps(s, methodresponse=True))