Cone Search

Kirk Borne borne at rings.gsfc.nasa.gov
Wed Apr 24 06:59:32 PDT 2002


I get javascript errors also in Netscape 4.x<?).

- Kirk


> Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 15:56:29 +0200 (MET DST)
> From: Francois Ochsenbein <francois at vizir.u-strasbg.fr>
> To: votable at us-vo.org
> Subject: Cone Search
> 
> 
> I was just wondering what was the rationale for the choice of the parameter 
> names in the  http://skyserver.pha.jhu.edu/VOConeProfile/
> demo service ?
> 
> The ASU way of specifying the target center and radius (mentioned in the
> VOTable document, see http://vizier.u-strasbg.fr/doc/asu.html )
> was agreed upon some 6 years ago by several partners and I feel it leaves
> more freedom to specify the center (just a  -c= followed by RA and Dec,
> the sign of the declination being the separator), and it prevents any
> conflict with other constraints which could apply to RA and DEC columns)
> 
> 
> BTW any test of the test profiles with netscape 4.74 gives me the following 
> javascript error:
>   JavaScript Error:
>   http://skyserver.pha.jhu.edu/VOConeProfile/show/test.asp?id=12,
>   line 32:
>   f has no properties. 
> But it seems to work with IE -- has anybody encountered the same problem ?
> 
> 
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