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parse_gml(lines, relabel=True)[source]

Parse GML graph from a string or iterable.

Parameters :

lines : string or iterable

Data in GML format.

relabel : bool, optional

If True use the GML node label attribute for node names otherwise use the node id.

Returns :

G : MultiGraph or MultiDiGraph

Raises :


If the pyparsing module is not available.

See also

write_gml, read_gml


This stores nested GML attributes as dictionaries in the NetworkX graph, node, and edge attribute structures.

Requires pyparsing: http://pyparsing.wikispaces.com/


GML specification: http://www.infosun.fim.uni-passau.de/Graphlet/GML/gml-tr.html