AstroPixCandidateInput

class toasty.pipeline.astropix.AstroPixCandidateInput(json_dict)[source]

Bases: toasty.pipeline.CandidateInput

A CandidateInput obtained from an AstroPix query.

Methods Summary

get_unique_id()

Get an ID for this image that will be unique in its toasty.pipeline.ImageSource.

save(stream)

Serialize candidate information for future processing

Methods Documentation

get_unique_id()[source]

Get an ID for this image that will be unique in its toasty.pipeline.ImageSource.

Returns
An identifier as a string. Should be limited to path-friendly
characters, i.e. ASCII without spaces.
save(stream)[source]

Serialize candidate information for future processing

Parameters
streamwriteable stream accepting bytes

The stream into which the candidate information should be serialized.

Returns
None.
Raises
May raise toasty.pipeline.NotActionableError if it turns out that this
candidate is not one that can be imported into WWT.