AttocubeScan.index(name, start=None, end=None)

Provide an index method like a sequence.


name (str, regexp, or Stoner.Core.metadataObject) – The thing to search for.

Keyword Arguments

start,end (int) – Limit the index search to a sub-range as per Python 3.5+ list.index


(int) – The index of the first matching metadataObject instances.


If name is a string, then matching is based on either exact matches of the name, or if it includes a * or ? then the basis of a globbing match. name may also be a regular expressiuon, in which case matches are made on the basis of the match with the name of the metadataObject. Finally, if name is a metadataObject, then it matches for an equyality test.