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Module nexus

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Interface to the Nexus online graph repository.

The classes in this file facilitate access to the Nexus online graph repository at

The main entry point of this package is the Nexus variable, which is an instance of NexusConnection. Use NexusConnection.get to get a particular network from Nexus, NexusConnection.list to list networks having a given set of tags, to search in the dataset descriptions, or to show the info sheet of a dataset.

License: Copyright (C) 2006-2012 Tamás Nepusz <> Pázmány Péter sétány 1/a, 1117 Budapest, Hungary This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA

Classes [hide private]
Connection to a remote Nexus server.
Information about a dataset in the Nexus repository.
A read-only list-like object that can be used to retrieve the items from a Nexus search result.
Variables [hide private]
  Nexus = NexusConnection()
  __package__ = 'igraph.remote'

Imports: GzipFile, izip, urlencode, urlparse, urlunparse, TextWrapper, property, BytesIO, Configuration, multidict, re, urllib2

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