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The BaseStore class extends the BaseModel class and provides methods to manipulate a collection of BaseContent objects

This is the class that will eventually be returned back to Kapitan from Kadet.



  • Type: List of BaseContent
  • Description: Contains the list of BaseContent objects stored.


from_yaml_file(cls, file_path: str) -> BaseStore

Class Method
Loads a BaseStore instance from a YAML file.

  • Parameters:
  • file_path: Path to the YAML file.
  • Returns: A new BaseStore instance populated with BaseContent objects from the YAML file.

add(self, object: Any)

Adds an object or list of objects to the store.

  • Parameters:
  • object: Object to add. Can be of type BaseContent, BaseStore, BaseObj, or list.

add_list(self, contents: List[BaseContent])

Adds a list of BaseContent objects to the store.

  • Parameters:
  • contents: List of BaseContent objects.

import_from_helm_chart(self, **kwargs)

Imports BaseContent objects from a Helm chart.

  • Parameters:
  • **kwargs: Keyword arguments for the HelmChart object.

apply_patch(self, patch: Dict)

Applies a patch to every BaseContent in the store.

  • Parameters:
  • patch: Dictionary representing the patch to apply.

process_mutations(self, mutations: Dict)

Processes mutations on each BaseContent in the store.

  • Parameters:
  • mutations: Dictionary of mutations to process.

get_content_list(self) -> List[BaseContent]

Returns the list of BaseContent objects stored in the BaseStore.

  • Returns: List of BaseContent objects.

dump(self, output_filename: Optional[str] = None, already_processed: Optional[bool] = False) -> Any

Dumps the BaseStore contents.

  • Parameters:
  • output_filename: Optional output filename.
  • already_processed: Indicates if the content was processed before.
  • Returns: A list or dictionary of dumped contents.

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BaseGenerator Class

Represents a base generator for handling generators functions.


BaseGenerator(inventory: Dict, store: BaseStore = None, defaults_path: str = None)

  • Parameters:
  • inventory (Dict): The main content inventory.
  • store (BaseStore, optional): The storage for generated content. Defaults to a new BaseStore instance.
  • defaults_path (str, optional): Path to the default settings for the generator.



  • Type: Dict
  • Description: The main content inventory.


  • Type: Function result
  • Description: The global content inventory retrieved from inventory_global().


  • Type: Variable Type (based on the result of findpath)
  • Description: Defaults used by the generator, retrieved from the main inventory.


  • Type: BaseStore
  • Description: The storage for generated content.


expand_and_run(self, func, params, inventory=None)

Expands provided configurations and runs the specified function on them.

  • Parameters:
  • func: The function to run on each configuration.
  • params: Parameters to guide the expansion.
  • inventory (optional): The inventory to use. Defaults to the object's main inventory.

generate(self) -> BaseStore

Executes registered generators based on their activation paths and global flags.

  • Returns: The updated BaseStore containing the generated content.

Exceptions Raised


Raised when neither 'path' nor 'activation_property' is provided in expand_and_run.