Extension Reader Classes¶
The following classes extend the base
BaseReader functionality to handle reading and writing
different table formats. Some, such as the
Basic Reader class
are fairly general and include a number of configurable attributes. Others
Daophot are specialized to read certain
well-defined but idiosyncratic formats.
Basic: basic table with customizable delimiters and header configurations.
CommentedHeader: column names given in a line that begins with the comment character.
Csv: comma-separated values.
Daophot: table from the IRAF DAOphot package.
FixedWidthNoHeader: table with fixed-width columns and no header.
FixedWidthTwoLine: table with fixed-width columns and a two-line header.
HTML: HTML format table contained in a <table> tag.
Latex: LaTeX table with datavalue in the
NoHeader: basic table with no header where columns are auto-named.
Rdb: tab-separated values with an extra line after the column definition line.
Tab: tab-separated values.