glue.core.data_factories.hdf5_reader(filename, auto_merge=True, memmap=True, **kwargs)

Read in all datasets from an HDF5 file

filenamestr or file-like

The path or file handle to the HDF5 file


If all datasets have the same shape, and are at the base of the file, assume they are a column-based table and merge them into a single dataset.

memmapbool, optional

Whether to use memory mapping