Source code for kiwi.system.identifier

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import random
import struct

# project
from import DeviceProvider

[docs]class SystemIdentifier: """ **Create a random ID to identify the system** The information is used to create the mbrid file as an example :param str image_id: hex identifier string """ def __init__(self): self.image_id = None
[docs] def get_id(self) -> str: """ Current hex identifier :return: hex id :rtype: str """ return self.image_id
[docs] def calculate_id(self) -> None: """ Calculate random hex id Using 4 tuples of rand in range from 1..0xfe """ self.image_id = '0x%02x%02x%02x%02x' % ( self._rand(), self._rand(), self._rand(), self._rand() )
[docs] def write(self, filename: str) -> None: """ Write current hex identifier to file :param str filename: file path name """ with open(filename, 'w') as identifier: identifier.write('%s\n' % self.image_id)
[docs] def write_to_disk(self, device_provider: DeviceProvider) -> None: """ Write current hex identifier to MBR at offset 0x1b8 on disk :param object device_provider: Instance based on DeviceProvider """ if self.image_id: packed_id = struct.pack('<I', int(self.image_id, 16)) with open(device_provider.get_device(), 'wb') as disk:, 0) disk.write(packed_id)
def _rand(self): return random.randrange(1, 0xfe)