{-# LANGUAGE CPP, MultiParamTypeClasses #-}
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{- |
 [@AUTHOR@]	Dr. Alistair Ward


	* Defines a preference, for the position within in a day, of any free-periods.

	* This might allow a /teacher/ to perform non-teaching tasks at home, prior to arrival at, or after departure from, the school.

module WeekDaze.Temporal.FreePeriodPreference(
-- * Types
-- ** Data-types
-- * Constants
) where

import qualified        Control.DeepSeq
import qualified        Text.XML.HXT.Arrow.Pickle       as HXT
import qualified        Text.XML.HXT.Arrow.Pickle.Schema

#ifdef USE_HDBC
import qualified        Data.Convertible
import qualified        Database.HDBC

instance Data.Convertible.Convertible Database.HDBC.SqlValue FreePeriodPreference {-multi-parameter type-class-} where
        safeConvert     = fmap read . Data.Convertible.safeConvert
#endif /* USE_HDBC */

-- | Used to qualify SQL & XML.
tag :: String
tag     = "freePeriodPreference"

-- | The human-resource's preference for the position of unallocated /time-slot/s, within any working /day/.
data FreePeriodPreference
        = Pre           -- ^ A preference for unallocated /time-slot/s to precede the first allocated /lesson/ of the day.
        | Post          -- ^ A preference for unallocated /time-slot/s to follow the last allocated /lesson/ of the day.
        | Terminal      -- ^ A preference for unallocated /time-slot/s to either precede the first or follow the last, /lesson/ of the day.
        deriving (Bounded, Enum, Eq, Ord, Read, Show)

instance HXT.XmlPickler FreePeriodPreference where
--	xpickle	= HXT.xpAttr tag HXT.xpPrim
        xpickle = HXT.xpAttr tag . HXT.xpWrap (read, show) . HXT.xpTextDT . Text.XML.HXT.Arrow.Pickle.Schema.scEnum $ map show [minBound :: FreePeriodPreference .. maxBound]   -- There can only ever be one preference, so it can reasonably be assumed to be an attribute.

instance Control.DeepSeq.NFData FreePeriodPreference where
        rnf _   = ()