convert_to_writable_filelike, compressed=False)[source] [edit on github]

Returns a writable file-like object suitable for streaming output.

fd : file path string or writable file-like object

May be:

  • a file path, in which case it is opened, and the file object is returned.
  • an object with a :meth:write method, in which case that object is returned.
compressed : bool, optional

If True, create a gzip-compressed file. (Default is False).

fd : writable file-like object