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SimbadSearcher Class Reference

#include <SimbadSearcher.hpp>

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Public Member Functions

 SimbadSearcher (QObject *parent)
SimbadLookupReplylookup (const QString &objectName, int maxNbResult=1, int delayMs=500)

Detailed Description

Provides lookup features into the online Simbad service from CDS.

See http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr for more info.


Member Function Documentation

SimbadLookupReply* SimbadSearcher::lookup ( const QString &  objectName,
int  maxNbResult = 1,
int  delayMs = 500 
)

Lookup in Simbad for object which have a name starting with objectName.

Parameters:
objectNamethe possibly truncated object name.
maxNbResultthe maximum number of returned result.
delayMsa delay in ms to wait for before actually triggering the lookup. This used to group requests, e.g. send only one request when a used types a word insead of one per letter.
Returns:
a new SimbadLookupReply which is owned by the caller.