Data Reduction Software

In the Control Room

IRAF is installed on the wgsoff# workstations. To start IRAF simply log onto one of the user accounts and type cl.

For image display, use ds9. Other display tools such as ximtool, sao image and saotng are not supported.

MIDAS is installed on the wgsoff# workstations.To start it, type inmidas

IDL is installed on the wgsoff# workstations.To start IDL, just type IDL from any directory.

Other Software There are several other data analysis packages available: list of scientific software.