1.85. getHifiCal

Full Name: herschel.hifi.pipeline.GetHifiCalTask
Alias: getHifiCal
Type: Java Task - Java Task
Import: from herschel.hifi.pipeline import GetHifiCalTask



A task to retrieve the calibration data from an external source and save it locally on one's disk (lstore). The

possible source for HIFI calibration is the HSA; the HSA integration server and the HIFI-ICC databases options have been removed from HIPE version 15.

API details


ProductPool palPool [OUTPUT, OPTIONAL, default=None]

ProductPool for HIFI calibration data

String calName [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default='hifi-cal']

The name of the product pool to be created.

BOOLEAN useHsa [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default=True]

Select the HSA as the calibration / auxiliary data source. False option is not anymore accepted from HIPE 15: the HIFI-ICC calibration database are not anymore maintained . This option was intended for internal HIFI-ICC users only.

BOOLEAN showGuiPopUpBox [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default=True]

Toggles the GUI pop-up boxes shown as the task is run

BOOLEAN overWrite [INPUT, OPTIONAL, default=False]

Overwrite the existing calibration data in a given product pool

See also


  • 2010-11-10 - KE: Created this task to provide a solution to HIFI-3789
  • 2011-01-24 - KE: Updated description of task and changed name see HIFI-3897