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write_yaml(G, path, encoding='UTF-8', **kwds)[source]

Write graph G in YAML format to path.

YAML is a data serialization format designed for human readability and interaction with scripting languages [R331].

Parameters :

G : graph

A NetworkX graph

path : file or string

File or filename to write. Filenames ending in .gz or .bz2 will be compressed.

encoding: string, optional

Specify which encoding to use when writing file.


[R331](1, 2) http://www.yaml.org


>>> G=nx.path_graph(4)
>>> nx.write_yaml(G,'test.yaml')