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Similar to to_graph, but returns Python source code as a string.

    entity, recursive=True, experimental_optional_features=None

Used in the notebooks

Used in the guide Used in the tutorials

Also see: tf.autograph.to_graph.

to_graph returns the Python source code that can be used to generate a TensorFlow graph that is functionally identical to the input Python code.


  • entity: Python callable or class to convert.
  • recursive: Whether to recursively convert any functions that the converted function may call.
  • experimental_optional_features: None, a tuple of, or a single tf.autograph.experimental.Feature value. Controls the use of optional features in the conversion process.


The converted code as string.