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MOS Operations

[e3p6opsXmos panel]
Create Mos Table
  1. Do rlogin on wlsmos as user mos3p6 passwd *******
  2. Get the target images via ftp to your directory
  3. Under same directory Type xm & to open the xmos panel
  4. Select menu bar Options and set Slit length, Punch Tool and Distortion Correction
  5. Selec menu bar Fits to load EFOSC*.fits images then rotate them by 90deg.
  6. If an Image cuts adjustment is needed use option under menu bar Tools
  7. Use menu bar Slits to select slits either on Cursor or Object or to delete some of them
  8. Move cursor on the midas image display to define slits position with mouse button1(left)
  9. To finish slits position definition press button2 then button3
  10. Select menu bar Masks and select option Show All and if everything is Ok use option SAVE MASK
  11. Select menu bar Fits and use option "Send Mask Files to mos@w3p6ins" to select the *.mask.
    Files will be copied under directory /vltdata/tmp/EFOSC-MASKS
  12. Give to the day TIO:
    • File name tables
    • One xmos hard copy by table
    • The working directory defined by the user on mos3p6@wlsmos to re-download tables in case of problems

Send comments to <ebarrios@eso.org>
Last update: 29 Sep 2005 
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