is used to convert SMPS raw data into CPD2 formats. The SMPS must have a line in instruments.conf. Each SMPS line may optionally have a third field indicating the location of the inversion files (defaulting to $ARCHIVE/$STATION/smps/inv). can be used independently or as part of the list of sources data.get uses.

Command Line Usage station records start end


start and end

The time specifiers for the data to be retrieved. Start is inclusive while end is exclusive, so all data contained within the half open interval [start,end) will be returned. Any convertible time format is accepted.


The station identifier code. For example 'brw'. Case insensitive.


The cpd2 record type to be retrieved. For example: 'N11n'. Case sensitive. Multiple record types may be separated by “,”, “;” or “:”. The results will be interwoven in time. Note that this is a single argument and that spaces are not allowed. Only records ending in 'n' or 'd' are recognized.

Example Usage brw N12n 2008.0 2008.5