1.4. browseHk

Full Name: herschel.hifi.dp.access.BrowseHkTask
Alias: browseHk
Type: Jython Task - Jython Task

from herschel.hifi.dp.access import BrowseHkTask




Browse House Keeping

The BrowseHK task is used to display House Keeping data associated with an observation

The execute button is used to acquire data. The exit button is used to close the application. This ICC task is not intended for astronomer use.


Example 1: How to use BrowseHk
from herschel.hifi.dp.access.BrowseDfTask import *
browseDf = BrowseHkTask()
# export all the telemetry source packets
print browseDf.query
# export a TableDataset of parameters
print browseDf.selected

API details


TmSourcePacket[] query [OUTPUT, OPTIONAL, default=None]

This is the array of TmSourcePackets (House Keeping data)

Boolean gui [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default=false]

When gui = true a GUI will show up to allow input by user-friendly swing components. Note: This option is currently forced true

Boolean selectedFlag [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default=false]

When selectedFlag = true This triggers the output of selected parameters from the gui to the output taskparameter 'selected'.

TableDataset selected [OUTPUT, OPTIONAL, default=None]

This is the generated TableDataset of the House Keeping data


  • 2006-04-10 - KE: Created
  • 2006-05-22 - KE: Fixed documentation format
  • 2006-06-07 - PZ: update to Task.views API
  • 2006-06-28 - KE: Enable changing the database without using pop-up window
  • 2006-08-08 - KE: Updated for use with gui plot
  • 2007-06-29 - KE: Removing gui components from constructor
  • 2009-04-15 - KE: Updated to reflect changes in IA_TASK - TaskParameter Flushing
  • 2015-04-26 - KE: Updated for the removal of the Versant database from HCSS