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Astro::FITS::Header Module

The Astro::FITS::Header Perl module and its associated sub-classes are object-orientated classes for reading, modifying, and writing out FITS standard header blocks to FITS, NDF, and GSD files.

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  •  13 Mar 2009 13:08

    Release Notes: A check for $args{File} was added.

    •  12 Nov 2003 16:21

      Release Notes: Support for Multi-Extension FITS (MEF) files and regexp support were added, as well as exact matching for KEYWORD queries such as replacebyname() and removebyname(). The tied interface to use slash-based comment parsing was updated. Various bugfixes were made.

      •  18 Mar 2003 11:18

        Release Notes: Low-level support for sub-headers, major improvements to the tied interface, and some support for read-only access to ESO HIERARCH hierarchical keywords.

        •  29 Nov 2002 18:26

          Release Notes: Support has been added for reading headers from GSD files, and for read only access to FITS HDUs. The module now uses the Astro::FITS::CFITSIO module for FITS access rather than the obsolete CFITSIO module.

          •  25 Jun 2002 18:15

            Release Notes: This release adds support for .HEADER HDS containers, and for stringification overloading in the Header object.


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