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

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

Return type

openable (filepath, URL, filehandle, etc.)

Raises

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