astropy.io.votable.writeto(table, file, tabledata_format=None)[source] [edit on github]

Writes a VOTableFile to a VOTABLE xml file.

table : VOTableFile or Table instance.
file : str or writable file-like object

Path or file object to write to

tabledata_format : str, optional

Override the format of the table(s) data to write. Must be one of tabledata (text representation), binary or binary2. By default, use the format that was specified in each table object as it was created or read in. See Data serialization formats.