|author||Ashod Nakashian <email@example.com>||2018-07-27 00:18:09 -0400|
|committer||Jan Holesovsky <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2018-09-12 18:45:31 +0200|
python: add sample python script to insert/replace text
Change-Id: Idde3cd22ecc1f1bd34f7519acedc85584ed2deaf Reviewed-on: https://gerrit.libreoffice.org/58160 Reviewed-by: Jan Holesovsky <email@example.com> Tested-by: Jan Holesovsky <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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+# HelloWorld python script for the scripting framework
+# This file is part of the LibreOffice project.
+# This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
+# License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
+# file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/.
+# This file incorporates work covered by the following license notice:
+# Licensed to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) under one or more
+# contributor license agreements. See the NOTICE file distributed
+# with this work for additional information regarding copyright
+# ownership. The ASF licenses this file to you under the Apache
+# License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file
+# except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of
+# the License at http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 .
+ """Inserts the argument string into the current document.
+ If there is a selection, the selection is replaced by it."""
+ # Get the doc from the scripting context which is made available to all scripts
+ desktop = XSCRIPTCONTEXT.getDesktop()
+ model = desktop.getCurrentComponent()
+ # Check whether there's already an opened document.
+ if not hasattr(model, "Text"):
+ # The context variable is of type XScriptContext and is available to
+ # all BeanShell scripts executed by the Script Framework
+ xModel = XSCRIPTCONTEXT.getDocument()
+ #the writer controller impl supports the css.view.XSelectionSupplier interface
+ xSelectionSupplier = xModel.getCurrentController()
+ #see section 7.5.1 of developers' guide
+ xIndexAccess = xSelectionSupplier.getSelection()
+ count = xIndexAccess.getCount();
+ if count >= 1: #ie we have a selection
+ i = 0
+ while i < count:
+ xTextRange = xIndexAccess.getByIndex(i);
+ theString = xTextRange.getString();
+ if not len(theString):
+ # Nothing really selected; just insert.
+ xText = xTextRange.getText();
+ xWordCursor = xText.createTextCursorByRange(xTextRange);
+ # Replace the selection.
+ i += 1