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param (param-2.18) [xmmsas_20230412_1735-21.0.0]


Data-set parameters are used to specify SAS datasets (a.o. FITS files).

The parameter may specify an absolute or relative path. For example:


There are additional parameter types which allow components of a dataset, such as blocks,tables, arrays and columns to be specified (see below).

The SAS GUI provides a special browser for examining and selecting datasets and their components.

XMM-Newton SOC -- 2023-04-16