sydict API

sydict is the builtin datatype in sympathy used for representing dicts. A dict is an unordered map of elements with the same type.

If the port type of a node contains {} the resulting port will contain dict type data.

class sydict(container_type)

Container type, for example, sympathy.api.types.from_string('{table}'), this determines the type of content allowed. Note that container type includes the type of the dict itself.


Return a new sydict not connected to any file. The same container type is used for the new sydict.

source(other, shallow=False):

Fill with elements from other sydict.


Return a shallow copy.


Return a deep copy.


Return the length.


Return item with key.

__setitem__(key, item):

Set item with key.


Return iterator of item keys.


Remove item at index.


Return string representation.