The cdsclient package is a set of C and csh routines which can be
built on Unix stations or PCs running Linux, which once compiled
allow to query some databases located at CDS or on mirrors over the
The cdsclient package includes two generic query programs:
- vizquery, a program to remotely query VizieR. It connects the VizieR server via the HTTP protocol (requires an access to the port 80)
- find_cats, a program for fast access to large surveys from a list of positions, via a dedicated client (requires an access to the port 1660)
See home page for descriptions.
Last modified: Wed Jul 09 15:29:25 GMT 2014