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store cache files outside of repo

Project description


$ [sudo] pip install repo-cache


  • separate generated and manual created files
  • easier to search
  • less backup files

How it works



$REPO_CACHE_HOME - default is $XDG_CACHE_HOME/repo-cache, i.g.: ~/.cache/repo-cache


function __doc__
repo_cache.clear() clear repo cache
repo_cache.fullpath(key) return a string with a cache file full path return a cached string
repo_cache.shasum() return a string with sha1 checksum for a current repo (working dir)
repo_cache.write(key, string) write a string to a repo cache and return a cache file full path

Scripts usage

usage: repo-cache


$ path="$(repo-cache)"/requirements.txt
$ pipreqs --ignore tests --print . > "$path"
$ ln -fs "$path" requirements.txt
$ ln -fs "$(repo-cache)" .cache # symlink cache folder for debug
$ echo "/.cache" >> ~/.gitignore

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