Create a column, simultaneously setting some of its attributes.
These attributes deliberately correspond to those usually used with FITS tables.
CALL CAT_CNEWS (CI, FNAME, DTYPE, CSIZE, UNITS, EXTFMT, COMM; FI;
CI = INTEGER (Given)
Name of the column (or field).
DTYPE = INTEGER (Given)
Type of the column.
CSIZE = INTEGER (Given)
Size of a CHARACTER column. If the column is not
of type CHARACTER CSIZE is irrelevant; it is conventional to set it to zero.
The units of the column.
The external format for the column.
Comments about the column.
FI = INTEGER (Returned)
Identifier for the
STATUS = INTEGER (Given and Returned)
The global status.
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