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FXBHELP

FXBHELP

Name


FXBHELP

Purpose


Prints short description of columns in a FITS binary table.

Explanation


Prints a short description of the columns in a FITS binary table to the
terminal screen.

Use


FXBHELP, UNIT

Inputs


UNIT = Logical unit number of file opened by FXBOPEN.
  Opt. Inputs :
None.

Outputs


None.
  Opt. Outputs:
None.

Keywords


None.

Calls


FXBFIND, FXBFINDLUN, FXPAR
  Common :
Uses common block FXBINTABLE--see "fxbintable.pro" for more
information.

Restrictions


The file must have been opened with FXBOPEN.

Side Effects


Certain fields may be truncated in the display.

Category


Data Handling, I/O, FITS, Generic.
  Prev. Hist. :
William Thompson, Feb. 1992, from TBHELP by W. Landsman.
  Written :
William Thompson, GSFC, February 1992.
  Modified :
Version 1, William Thompson, GSFC, 12 April 1993.
Incorporated into CDS library.
Version 2, William Thompson, GSFC, 12 May 1993.
Modified to not write to a logical unit number assigned to the
terminal. This makes it compatible with IDL for Windows.
      Version 3, Wayne Landsman GSFC April 2010
                Remove use of obsolete !ERR system variable

Version


Version 3, April 2010.



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