obspy.clients.filesystem.sds - read support for SeisComP Data Structure

This module provides read support for data stored locally in a SeisComP Data Structure (SDS) directory structure.

The directory and file layout of SDS is defined as:


These fields are defined by SDS as follows:

SDSdir :  arbitrary base directory
YEAR   :  4 digit year
NET    :  Network code/identifier, up to 8 characters, no spaces
STA    :  Station code/identifier, up to 8 characters, no spaces
CHAN   :  Channel code/identifier, up to 8 characters, no spaces
TYPE   :  1 characters indicating the data type, recommended types are:
           'D' - Waveform data
           'E' - Detection data
           'L' - Log data
           'T' - Timing data
           'C' - Calibration data
           'R' - Response data
           'O' - Opaque data
LOC    :  Location identifier, up to 8 characters, no spaces
DAY    :  3 digit day of year, padded with zeros

See https://www.seiscomp3.org/wiki/doc/applications/slarchive/SDS.


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Private Functions


Private functions are mainly for internal/developer use and their API might change without notice.



Function factory for re repl functions used in re.sub(), replacing all format string place holders with * wildcards, except named fields as specified in exclude.



Request client for SeisComP Data Structure archive on local filesystem.