Source code for pyarrow.feather

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from distutils.version import LooseVersion
import os

import six
import pandas as pd

from pyarrow.compat import pdapi
from pyarrow.lib import FeatherError  # noqa
from pyarrow.lib import RecordBatch, Table
import pyarrow.lib as ext

try:
    infer_dtype = pdapi.infer_dtype
except AttributeError:
    infer_dtype = pd.lib.infer_dtype


if LooseVersion(pd.__version__) < '0.17.0':
    raise ImportError("feather requires pandas >= 0.17.0")


class FeatherReader(ext.FeatherReader):

    def __init__(self, source):
        self.source = source
        self.open(source)

    def read(self, columns=None, nthreads=1):
        if columns is not None:
            column_set = set(columns)
        else:
            column_set = None

        columns = []
        names = []
        for i in range(self.num_columns):
            name = self.get_column_name(i)
            if column_set is None or name in column_set:
                col = self.get_column(i)
                columns.append(col)
                names.append(name)

        table = Table.from_arrays(columns, names=names)
        return table.to_pandas(nthreads=nthreads)


class FeatherWriter(object):

    def __init__(self, dest):
        self.dest = dest
        self.writer = ext.FeatherWriter()
        self.writer.open(dest)

    def write(self, df):
        if isinstance(df, pd.SparseDataFrame):
            df = df.to_dense()

        if not df.columns.is_unique:
            raise ValueError("cannot serialize duplicate column names")

        # TODO(wesm): Remove this length check, see ARROW-1732
        if len(df.columns) > 0:
            batch = RecordBatch.from_pandas(df, preserve_index=False)
            for i, name in enumerate(batch.schema.names):
                col = batch[i]
                self.writer.write_array(name, col)

        self.writer.close()


[docs]def write_feather(df, dest): """ Write a pandas.DataFrame to Feather format Parameters ---------- df : pandas.DataFrame dest : string Local file path """ writer = FeatherWriter(dest) try: writer.write(df) except Exception: # Try to make sure the resource is closed import gc writer = None gc.collect() if isinstance(dest, six.string_types): try: os.remove(dest) except os.error: pass raise
[docs]def read_feather(source, columns=None, nthreads=1): """ Read a pandas.DataFrame from Feather format Parameters ---------- source : string file path, or file-like object columns : sequence, optional Only read a specific set of columns. If not provided, all columns are read nthreads : int, default 1 Number of CPU threads to use when reading to pandas.DataFrame Returns ------- df : pandas.DataFrame """ reader = FeatherReader(source) return reader.read(columns=columns, nthreads=nthreads)