glance command

This page is part of the ING manual INS-DAS-29 Operations manual for UltraDAS.


Glance exposes the camera, reads it out, and a writes an FITS file to disk. The file is written to disk to enable a real time display tool to display the file.


   glance [<camera>] <exposure-time>
   multglance [<camera>] <n-obs> <exposure-time>


where time is in seconds.

Notes and caveats:

All glance observations are saved to disk as the file Subsequent glances overwrite this file.