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class matplotlib.animation.AVConvFileWriter(*args, **kwargs)

File-based avconv writer.

Frames are written to temporary files on disk and then stitched together at the end.

__init__(*args, **kwargs)


__init__(*args, **kwargs)
bin_path() Returns the binary path to the commandline tool used by a specific subclass.
grab_frame(**savefig_kwargs) Grab the image information from the figure and save as a movie frame.
isAvailable() Check to see if a MovieWriter subclass is actually available by running the commandline tool.
saving(fig, outfile, dpi, *args, **kwargs) Context manager to facilitate writing the movie file.
setup(fig, outfile[, dpi, frame_prefix, …]) Perform setup for writing the movie file.