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BeppoSAX U.S. Coordination Facility

BeppoSAX : Software

  • NFI Software and calibration.
    The latest SAXDAS software package was released by the SAX/SDC on April 2002 (SAXDAS 2.3.1) together with the latest calibration data. This package is compatible with HEASOFT 5.1 and earlier versions.
    With this SAXDAS 2.3.1 release, users have the option either to download the source code and compile the software themselves, or to download a precompiled executables directly. The binaries are avaialble for the following operating system Solaris, Digital OSF, and Linux. This new software realese includes:
    • "saxposcor" which correct the header keyword related to the WCS in the LECS and MECS event file
    • LECS ROLL ANGLE computation with median value (instead of mean)
    • bug fixed in LECS ESM2 STR_CONF selection
    • minor bugs fixed for Alpha floating Exception

    Software and calibration are available from the SAX/SDC ftp area (Rome, Italy) or from the HEASARC server in the directory sax/software/saxdas .

  • WFC software.
    The latest WFC software was released on August 5 1998, with several software patches released at later dates. The software and updates are available from the SAX/SDC ftp area (Rome, Italy) or from the HEASARC server in the directory sax/software/wfc

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This file was last modified on Monday, 07-Nov-2005 10:30:09 EST