| Computer Graphics, Images & Signals
| Processing & Visualization
SAO R&D (SAORD) software tree is mainly for astronomical analysis.
- SAOtng --- displaying IRAF images and FITS images,
multiple frame buffers, region/cursor manipulation, several scale algorithms, many
colormaps, and easy communication with external analysis tasks;
- ASSIST --- a graphical user interface to IRAF and other analysis
environments under the X Window System. It is based on the Answer
Garden Substrate, a system designed to help groups organize and access
databases of frequently asked questions and other information.
- XPA --- the X Public Access mechanism is a layered interface built on top of the Xt selection interface, which
allows an Xt program to define points of public access through which data and commands can be exchanged with
Current Version: 1.7
License Type: Free
Source Code Availability: Yes
Available Binary Packages:
- Debian Package: No
- RedHat RPM Package: No
- Other Packages: Yes (tar.gz or tar.Z from Home Site)
Sun (Solaris 2.3, 2.5, SunOs 4.1.3), HP9000/735 (HP/UX), SGI (IRIX 5.2), DEC Alpha (OSF1), IBM/PC (Linux)
ftp://sao-ftp.harvard.edu/pub/rd/ (FTP Site)
Mailing Lists/USENET News Groups:
See A Screen Shot? (screen shot of SAOtng)
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