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matplotlib.animation.MovieWriterRegistry

class matplotlib.animation.MovieWriterRegistry

Registry of available writer classes by human readable name.

__init__()

Methods

__init__()
ensure_not_dirty() If dirty, reasks the writers if they are available
is_available(name) Check if given writer is available by name.
list() Get a list of available MovieWriters.
register(name) Decorator for registering a class under a name.
reset_available_writers() Reset the available state of all registered writers
set_dirty() Sets a flag to re-setup the writers.
ensure_not_dirty()

If dirty, reasks the writers if they are available

is_available(name)

Check if given writer is available by name.

Parameters:name : str
Returns:available : bool
list()

Get a list of available MovieWriters.

register(name)

Decorator for registering a class under a name.

Example use:

@registry.register(name)
class Foo:
    pass
reset_available_writers()

Reset the available state of all registered writers

set_dirty()

Sets a flag to re-setup the writers.