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.