Read a table of fixed-width formatted lines into DataFrame.
Also supports optionally iterating or breaking of the file
Additional help can be found in the online docs for IO Tools.
Any valid string path is acceptable. The string could be a URL. Valid
URL schemes include http, ftp, s3, and file. For file URLs, a host is
expected. A local file could be:
If you want to pass in a path object, pandas accepts any
By file-like object, we refer to objects with a read() method,
such as a file handler (e.g. via builtin open function)
A list of tuples giving the extents of the fixed-width
fields of each line as half-open intervals (i.e., [from, to[ ).
String value ‘infer’ can be used to instruct the parser to try
detecting the column specifications from the first 100 rows of
the data which are not being skipped via skiprows (default=’infer’).
A list of field widths which can be used instead of ‘colspecs’ if
the intervals are contiguous.
The number of rows to consider when letting the parser determine the
New in version 0.24.0.
Optional keyword arguments can be passed to TextFileReader.
A comma-separated values (csv) file is returned as two-dimensional
data structure with labeled axes.
Write DataFrame to a comma-separated values (csv) file.
Read a comma-separated values (csv) file into DataFrame.