spacepy.pycdf.istp

Support for ISTP-compliant CDFs

The ISTP metadata standard specifies the interpretation of the attributes in a CDF to describe relationships between the variables and their physical interpretation.

This module supports that subset of CDFs.

Authors: Jon Niehof

Additional Contributors: Lorna Ellis, Asher Merrill

Institution: University of New Hampshire

Contact: Jonathan.Niehof@unh.edu

Classes

FileChecks()

ISTP compliance checks for a CDF file.

VarBundle(var)

Collective handling of ISTP-compliant variable and its dependencies.

VariableChecks()

ISTP compliance checks for a single variable.

Functions

fillval(v[, ret])

Set ISTP-compliant FILLVAL on a variable

format(v[, use_scaleminmax, dryrun])

Set ISTP-compliant FORMAT on a variable

nanfill(v)

Set fill values to NaN