skbio.io.registry.write

skbio.io.registry.write(self, obj, format, into, **kwargs)[source]

Write obj as format into a file.

State: Stable as of 0.4.0.

Parameters:

obj : object

The object to write as format

format : str

The format to write obj as

into : openable (filepath, URL, filehandle, etc.)

What to write obj to. Something that is understood by skbio.io.open.

kwargs : dict, optional

Keyword arguments will be passed to their respective handlers (skbio.io.open and the writer for format)

Returns:

openable (filepath, URL, filehandle, etc.)

Will pass back the user argument for into as a convenience.

Raises:

UnrecognizedFormatError

Raised when a writer for writing obj as format could not be found.