[AstroPy] FITS files and column descriptions

Yannick Roehlly yannick.roehlly at lam.fr
Mon Nov 11 13:31:13 EST 2013

Le Mon, 11 Nov 2013 08:51:05 -0500,
Perry Greenfield <stsci.perry at gmail.com> a écrit :

> What TOPCAT is doing is in no way part of the FITS standard.

Hi Perry,

As far as I understand, even the TCOMM keyword is not part of the FITS
standard and they're is nothing in it to store column descriptions.


If A = B and B = C, then A = C, except where void or prohibited by law.
		-- Roy Santoro

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