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kmos_gen_reflines - Create REFLINES calibration file


esorex kmos_gen_reflines [OPTIONS] FILE.sof


This recipe is used to generate the REFLINES calibration file.

The sof file contains the name of the input ASCII file tagged with REFLINES_TXT.

The ASCII file must contain seven columns like the output of:
dtfits -d -s ´ ´ kmos_wave_ref_table.fits The six column titles are: FILTER|DETECTOR|WAVELENGTH|REFERENCE| OFFSET| RANGE| CUT The entries are like:
HK 3 1.79196 0 210 20 577
HK 3 2.25365 4 427 15 71
HK 3 2.06129 -1 1313 50 140
HK 3 2.32666 4 594 15 32
IZ 1 0.912547 -1 775 80 4000
IZ 1 0.966044 -1 1150 80 2000
IZ 1 1.04729 -1 1730 80 200
IZ 1 1.06765 2 128 40 80

This recipe produces 1 file: First product: the table with the configuration for the model.


Note that it is possible to create a configuration file containing these options, along with suitable default values. Please refer to the details provided by the 'esorex --help' command.


The full documentation for the kmos pipeline can be downloaded as a PDF file using the following URL:

An overview over the existing ESO pipelines can be found on the web page

Basic documentation about the EsoRex program can be found at the esorex (1) man page.

It is possible to call the pipelines from python using the python-cpl package. See for further information.

The other recipes of the kmos pipeline are kmo_arithmetic(7), kmo_copy(7), kmo_fit_profile(7), kmo_fits_strip(7), kmo_make_image(7), kmo_noise_map(7), kmo_rotate(7), kmo_shift(7), kmo_sky_mask(7), kmo_stats(7), kmos_combine(7), kmos_dark(7), kmos_extract_spec(7), kmos_flat(7), kmos_gen_telluric(7), kmos_illumination(7), kmos_reconstruct(7), kmos_sci_red(7), kmos_sky_tweak(7), kmos_std_star(7), kmos_test(7), kmos_wave_cal(7)


kmos_gen_reflines 2.1.0


Yves Jung <>


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This file is part of the CRIRES Instrument Pipeline Copyright (C) 2002,2003 European Southern Observatory

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2.1.0 kmos_gen_reflines