Installation

Download Options

Download the latest version from http://galpak.irap.omp.eu/downloads.html.

Clone the repository using git (up coming)

Download from the Astro Common Library (up coming)

If you want to contribute, write to Nicolas Bouché.

Setup

Either

  • Run python setup.py install;

or

  • Add the galpak parent directory to your PYTHONPATH.

Dependencies

The galpak module has been developed for Python 2.7. It does not mean that it won’t work with Python > 3.0, but it has not been tested. (it probably won’t without some tweaking, though)

The following are mandatory python modules that galpak depends upon :

GalPak is compatible with mpdaf.

Development environment

This module also depends on unittest and nose for unit-testing. The benchmark module is used in benchmarking. The sphinx module is used to generate this documentation.