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hawki_step_subtract_bkg - Background subtraction utility
esorex hawki_step_subtract_bkg [OPTIONS] FILE.sof
hawki_step_subtract_bkg -- hawki background subtraction utility. This recipe will subtract the given background to the science images. The background can be obtained from the sky or object images using the hawki_util_compute_bkg utility. There are two modes of operation: One single background image that it is subtracted to all object images. As many background images as objects. A one to one relationship is applied. The files listed in the Set Of Frames (sof-file) must be tagged: obj_basic_cal-file.fits BASIC_CALIBRATED or background-file.fits BKG_IM
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 hawki pipeline can be downloaded as a PDF file using the following URL: ftp://ftp.eso.org/pub/dfs/pipelines/hawki/hawki-pipeline-manual-1.8.18.pdf An overview over the existing ESO pipelines can be found on the web page http://www.eso.org/sci/software/pipelines/. 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 http://packages.python.org/python-cpl/index.html for further information. The other recipes of the hawki pipeline are hawki_cal_dark(7), hawki_cal_distortion(7), hawki_cal_flat(7), hawki_cal_zpoint(7), hawki_sci_jitter(7), hawki_step_apply_dist(7), hawki_step_basic_calib(7), hawki_step_combine(7), hawki_step_compute_bkg(7), hawki_step_detect_obj(7), hawki_step_photom_2mass(7), hawki_step_refine_offsets(7), hawki_step_stats(7), hawki_step_stitch(7), hawki_tec_filtchk(7), hawki_util_gendist(7), hawki_util_stdstars(7)
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