attune.load(name: str, time=None, reverse: bool = True)[source]

Load an istrument of the given name.

  • name (str) – The key of the instrument to load

  • time (str, datetime, optional) – The time for which to load the instrument. Allows loading previous instruments in the catalog. Allows for some natural language descriptions e.g. “5 minutes ago”. By default uses the current timestamp.

  • reverse (boolean, optional) – Direction to search, by default looks for a previous curve. If given as False, looks forward in time from the given timestamp.