Class for data stored in a format used at Canadian Department of Fisheries
and Oceans laboratories. This is somewhat unusual amongst
classes, in that it does not map to a particular instrument, but rather to a
storage type; in that sense, it is similar to the
Consider an ODF object named
Metadata (contained in the S4 slot named
metadata) may be retrieved
or set by name,
odf[["longitude"]] <- odf[["longitude"]] + 1 corrects
a one-degree error.
Accessing measured data.
Column data may be accessed by name, e.g.
odf[["pressure"]], etc. It is up to the
user to realize what is in the object.
Items stored in the object may be altered with e.g.
Overview of contents.
show method (e.g.
show(odf)) displays information about
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