# Basic¶

class astropy.io.ascii.Basic[source]

Read a character-delimited table with a single header line at the top followed by data lines to the end of the table. Lines beginning with # as the first non-whitespace character are comments. This reader is highly configurable.

rdr = ascii.get_reader(Reader=ascii.Basic)
rdr.data.splitter.delimiter = ' '
rdr.data.start_line = 1
rdr.data.end_line = None

# Column definition is the first uncommented line