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addattribute (addattribute-2.3) [xmmsas_20211130_0941-20.0.0]

Parameters

This section documents the parameters recognized by this task (if any).

ParameterMand Type Default Constraints
setyesset  
List of dataset names to receive attributes. Adding a suffix changes the default extension (primary header) for that dataset. (eg. set=` “dataset1” “dataset2:EXTENT01” ..').
 
attributenameyesstring  
A list of attribute names. The names may be prefixed with an extension to overrides the default. (eg. attributename=` “name1” “EXTENT02:name2” ..').
 
attributetypeyesstring r|real|i|integer|s|string|b|boolean
A list of the attribute types, one for each attribute name. (eg. attributetype=` “string” “real” “string” ..').
 
attributecommentnostring  
Comments to be added to attributes, one for each attribute name. (eg. attributecomment=` “comment1” “comment2” '). $\dag $ Be careful with this switch when used with a list of attributes. If one has a comment then they must all have a comment specified even if the others are empty.
 
attributeunitnostring  
Units to be added to attributes, one for each attribute name. (eg. attributeunit=` “unit1” “unit2” '). $\dag $ Be careful with this switch when used with a list of attributes. If one has units then they must all have units specified even if the others are empty.
 
realvaluenoreal  
A list of values, one for each real attribute
 
integervaluenointeger  
A list of values, one for an integer attribute
 
stringvaluenostring  
A list of values, one for a string attribute
 
booleanvaluenoboolean  
A list of value, one for a boolean attribute
 
ParameterMand Type Default Constraints

XMM-Newton SOC -- 2021-11-30