l.b.i.w.IBugAttachment(IHasBug) : interface documentation

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A file attachment to an IBug.

Launchpadlib example of accessing content of an attachment:

for attachment in bug.attachments:
    buffer = attachment.data.open()
    for line in buffer:
        print line

Launchpadlib example of accessing metadata about an attachment:

attachment = bug.attachments[0]
print "title:", attachment.title
print "ispatch:", attachment.type

For information about the file-like object returned by attachment.data.open() see lazr.restfulclient's documentation of the HostedFile object.

Details about the message associated with an attachment can be found on the "message" attribute:

message = attachment.message
print "subject:", message.subject.encode('utf-8')
print "owner:", message.owner.display_name.encode('utf-8')
print "created:", message.date_created
Int id Undocumented
Bytes libraryfile Undocumented
Bool is_patch Is this attachment a patch?
Method removeFromBug Remove the attachment from the bug.
Method destroySelf Delete this record.
Method getFileByName Return the `ILibraryFileAlias for the given file name.
Int _messageID Undocumented

Inherited from IHasBug:

Int bug Undocumented
id =
libraryfile =
_messageID =
is_patch =
Is this attachment a patch?
def removeFromBug(user):
Remove the attachment from the bug.
def destroySelf():
Delete this record.

The library file content for this attachment is set to None.

def getFileByName(filename):
Return the `ILibraryFileAlias for the given file name.

NotFoundError is raised if the given filename does not match
API Documentation for Launchpad, generated by pydoctor at 2021-01-18 00:00:02.