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.. versionadded:: 1.8.0

.. warning::

    This is experimental and subject to change as long as this warning notice
    is present.

Kivy has a few "global" instances that are used directly by many pieces of the
framework: `Cache`, `Builder`, `Clock`.

TODO: document this module.


__all__ = ('Context', 'ProxyContext', 'register_context',

_contexts = {}
_default_context = None
_context_stack = []

class ProxyContext(object):

    __slots__ = ['_obj']

    def __init__(self, obj):
        object.__setattr__(self, '_obj', obj)

    def __getattribute__(self, name):
        return getattr(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'), name)

    def __delattr__(self, name):
        delattr(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'), name)

    def __setattr__(self, name, value):
        setattr(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'), name, value)

    def __bool__(self):
        return bool(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'))

    def __str__(self):
        return str(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'))

    def __repr__(self):
        return repr(object.__getattribute__(self, '_obj'))

class Context(dict):

    def __init__(self, init=False):
        self.sandbox = None
        if not init:

        for name in _contexts:
            context = _contexts[name]
            instance = context['cls'](*context['args'], **context['kwargs'])
            self[name] = instance

    def push(self):
        for name, instance in self.items():
            object.__setattr__(_contexts[name]['proxy'], '_obj', instance)

    def pop(self):
        # After poping context from stack. Update proxy's _obj with
        # instances in current context
        for name, instance in get_current_context().items():
            object.__setattr__(_contexts[name]['proxy'], '_obj', instance)

[docs]def register_context(name, cls, *args, **kwargs): '''Register a new context. ''' instance = cls(*args, **kwargs) proxy = ProxyContext(instance) _contexts[name] = { 'cls': cls, 'args': args, 'kwargs': kwargs, 'proxy': proxy} _default_context[name] = instance return proxy
[docs]def get_current_context(): '''Return the current context. ''' if not _context_stack: return _default_context return _context_stack[-1]
_default_context = Context(init=False)