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[fitsbits] Proposed Changes to the FITS Standard by Preben Grosbol
On Monday 23 July 2007 21:03, William Pence wrote: Please post any comments, suggestions, or concerns regarding these proposals (or any other suggestions...
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August 25th 07 05:01 PM
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Reading floating point FITS files by John Green
Hello all, I am a software developer and I was assigned the task of importing FITS files. Among the files that I have got are 32, 64 floating point files. I...
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November 29th 03 12:31 AM
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Question(s) regarding development of proprietary FITS manipulation software. . . by gberz3
Hi All, I'm currently working with a client that needs to manipulate FITS files. However, they want a 100% proprietary solution. They know the functionality...
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September 19th 07 06:38 AM
by Maren Purves Go to last post
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[fitsbits] 'Dataset Identifications' postings (digest) by Lucio Chiappetti via
On 16 Mar 2004, Don Wells wrote a digest : From: Thomas McGlynn There is an effort underway at several of the NASA archives...
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March 25th 04 03:45 PM
by Arnold Rots Go to last post
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magma: created from planetary high rotation and elongation by granite stone
Magma: Created by Planetary High Rotation and Elongation By: Jon Riley Abstract All planets or moons that have active volcanoes with magma, such as Earth...
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October 19th 05 05:27 AM
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[fitsbits] Dataset identifications. by Thierry Forveille
Thomas McGlynn writes: One that comes to mind is whether use of this keyword should be recommended only for the primary header of a FITS file. If not...
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March 12th 04 02:33 PM
by Arnold Rots Go to last post
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[fitsbits] TDIMn by William Thompson
I noticed that the WCS Paper III mentions that there's a pending motion before the FITS committees to make the TDIMn keyword official. I was wondering...
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August 31st 04 03:59 PM
by William Pence Go to last post
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[fitsbits] 64-bit integers by Mark Calabretta
On Mon 2005/05/02 16:14:57 -0400, William Pence wrote in a message to: Given the past controversies about adding 64-bit integer support to...
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May 6th 05 08:16 AM
by Mark Calabretta Go to last post
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FITS long integer support (was [fitsbits] ADASS FITS BoF onSunday) by Eric Greisen
As an old FITS person, let me remind you that FITS is first for data exchange. Since many operating systems and compilers do not support 64-bit integers...
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October 26th 04 08:14 AM
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[fitsbits] FITS 'P' descriptors: signed or unsigned? by William Pence
This note concerns a relatively small technical issue in the larger proposal to add 64-bit integer support to FITS: At issue is whether to reverse the recent...
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June 17th 05 05:28 PM
by William Pence Go to last post
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[fitsbits] frequency definitions by Tom Kuiper[_2_]
I'd like to get it clear in my mind what the various frequency definitions are. Is the following right? If there is a place where all this is clearly laid...
May 6th 09 08:24 PM
by Maren Purves Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Start of the 'INHERIT' Public Comment Period by William Pence
Rob Seaman wrote: 4) Yes, but that boat has sailed. The community has been on a course to deal with inheritance since this note from the image extension...
April 8th 07 03:59 AM
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Images getting shifted and wrapping on themselves...? by gberz3
Hi All, I have written an application to read FITS files. I now have an anomaly where some images have a "split" in them. Basically it appears that the...
August 28th 08 04:33 AM
by William Pence[_2_] Go to last post
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[fitsbits] [fitswcs] WCSLIB 3.3 by Mark Calabretta
On Wed 2003/10/22 11:38:28 MST, Stephen Walton wrote in a message to: Mark's announcement of WCSLIB 3.3 reminds me to ask a generic...
October 29th 03 06:08 PM
by Doug Mink Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Plate Center on POSS2 Plates by K. L. Tah
Hi, I've just retrieved a fits file from http://archive.stsci.edu/cgi-bin/dss_form and would like to know the coordinates which the center pixel of this image...
July 29th 04 06:10 PM
by Doug Mink Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Start of the FITS MIME type Public Comment Period by William Pence
ANNOUNCEMENT: Start of the Public Comment Period on the FITS MIME type proposal This is to announce the official start of the 4-week formal Public...
June 17th 04 06:08 AM
by Steve Allen Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Clarification of EXTEND, please by Stephen Walton
Without naming names, I just today hit a conflict between two pieces of software. One created a FITS file with only a single HDU whose header contained the...
May 19th 04 12:53 AM
by Stephen Walton Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Coordinate systems for solar image data by William Thompson
Folks: Some time ago I wrote the paper "Coordinate systems for solar image data", based on the FITS World Coordinate System. I think that it's now time to...
July 8th 04 10:25 PM
by Arnold Rots Go to last post
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[fitsbits] Spectral FITS -- encoding extraction area/continuum by Tom Jarrett
FITS experts, I have two questions that pertain to spectral 2-D data that is derived from the Spitzer Space Telescope "IRS" spectrometer. The Spitzer Science...
February 25th 05 09:10 PM
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[fitsbits] HEALPIX fits files by Eric Greisen
AIPS cannot handle HEALPIX but can someone ? Eric Greisen ------- start of forwarded message (RFC 934 encapsulation) ------- Mime-Version: 1.0 Content-Type:...
January 27th 05 01:19 AM
by Mark Calabretta Go to last post
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