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Convert Data to Strings

A simple component that takes data items and converts them to strings.

Example Usage

A simple pipeline:

Pipeline( sourceOfNonStrings(),

How does it work?

Send data items to this component's "inbox" inbox. They are converted to strings using the str(...) function, and sent on out of the "outbox" outbox.

Anything sent to this component's "control" inbox is ignored.

This component does not terminate.


class Stringify(Axon.Component.component)

Stringify() -> new Stringify.

A component that converts data items received on its "inbox" inbox to strings and sends them on out of its "outbox" outbox.


  • control : NOT USED
  • inbox : Data items to convert to string


  • outbox : Data items converted to strings
  • signal : NOT USED

Methods defined here


You should be using the inbox/outbox interface, not these methods (except construction). This documentation is designed as a roadmap as to their functionalilty for maintainers and new component developers.


x.__init__(...) initializes x; see x.__class__.__doc__ for signature


Main loop body.


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-- Automatic documentation generator, 05 Jun 2009 at 03:01:38 UTC/GMT