[AstroPy] Bug in Table.view_in_browser(jsviewer=True) ?

Erik Bray embray at stsci.edu
Wed Aug 5 12:23:30 EDT 2015


On 08/05/2015 12:16 PM, Leonard Burtscher wrote:
> Thanks, Adam and Erik, for your quick answers and sorry for not checking the
> bugtracker before. I won't get to this within the next week or so, but then I
> might try to fix it.

Much appreciated if you're able!

Thanks,
Erik

>> Am 05.08.2015 um 17:06 schrieb Erik Bray <embray at stsci.edu>:
>>
>> On 08/05/2015 10:48 AM, Adam Ginsburg wrote:
>>> Hi Leonard, This is something that can be solved within astropy.  There
>>> is an open issue that will probably solve this:
>>> https://github.com/astropy/astropy/issues/2966 in case you want to try to
>>> tackle it based on Tom Robitaille's example.
>>
>> Indeed, some of the columns you'll notice do sort correctly numerically,
>> like the "z" column in your table.  It's just when columns contain
>> non-numbers like NaN.
>>
>> Looks like a reasonably easy pull request since Tom already showed how to
>> approach it (just need to add a custom sort method to dataTable in the
>> javascript), if anyone has been looking for a contribution to make to
>> Astropy...
>>
>> Erik
>>
>>> On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 4:31 PM, Leonard Burtscher <burtscher at mpe.mpg.de>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> The "show_in_browser" feature for Table is really great, especially
>>>> when combined with jsviewer=True, e.g.
>>>>
>>>> http://www.mpe.mpg.de/~burtscher/APEX/table.html
>>>>
>>>> By clicking on the header row, one can sort by that column. However,
>>>> numbers are not sorted correctly, with "9" being before "10" etc. (e.g.
>>>> click on one of the "exptime" columns and look at the bottom of the
>>>> table).
>>>>
>>>> Is that something that could be solved within astropy or is it a
>>>> Javascript issue?
>>>>
>>>> -- Leo
>>>>
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