Source code for spinnman.messages.eieio.data_messages.abstract_data_element

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from spinn_utilities.abstract_base import AbstractBase, abstractmethod


[docs]class AbstractDataElement(object, metaclass=AbstractBase): """ A marker interface for possible data elements in the EIEIO data packet """ __slots__ = ()
[docs] @abstractmethod def get_bytestring(self, eieio_type): """ Get a bytestring for the given type :param EIEIOType eieio_type: The type of the message being written :return: A bytestring for the element :rtype: bytes :raise SpinnmanInvalidParameterException: If the type is incompatible with the element """