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Old 08-10-2012, 07:52 PM   #1
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Convert Book ID to Library filename

Is there a function that I can call that takes a Book ID as input and returns the generic filename of the book, (i.e. no extension), without the full library path?
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Old 08-11-2012, 12:01 AM   #2
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construct_path_name() and construct_file_name()
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Old 08-14-2012, 09:21 PM   #3
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construct_file_name() returned exactly what I expected but construct_path_name() returned a folder path relative to the library. Is there anyway to return the full OS path to the library folder?

For example: C:\Folders\Books\Main\Dickens, Charles\The Pickwick Papers (168)
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Thanks, that completes the set!

All 3 of these work without me adding any extra import statements to the plugin.
How do I know when an import is required or not? Do I just try first without and see if it fails?

For example, in the same plugin I have "from calibre.ebooks.metadata.meta import get_metadata" and this one is necessary for use of get_metadata.
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import statements add names to the current namespace. If the name is already present, like db then you dont need to import it.
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