XMM-Newton Home
Release Notes - Patch to SAS 16.0.0
[an error occurred while processing this directive] [an error occurred while processing this directive] [an error occurred while processing this directive]
                        Release Notes for Patch to SAS 16.0.0
                        =====================================

                             Carlos Gabriel & Eduardo Ojero
                                   XMM-Newton SOC



This Patch to SAS 16.0.0 includes fixes to problems encountered in a small 
number of tasks and minor changes to the parameter space and documentation for others. 

This is the list of the changes introduced:



Package eimageget: version 0.6.1 [was 0.6]

ChangeLog

Version 0.6.1 - 2017-01-21 (mjf)
--------------------------------
- (doc/eimageget_description.tex): minor editorial changes
- (doc/eimageget_description.tex): adapted link to new cosmos web structure
  (SPR-7416)

Version 0.6 - 2014-09-01 (rsturm)
---------------------------------
- (src/eimageget): new parameters (withfwcimages,withwindowmode)


Package epchain: version 8.76.1 [was 8.76]

ChangeLog

Version 8.76.1 - 2017-01-16 (MJF)
---------------------------------
- (src/epchain): activated parameter "applyfilter" [epnoise]
closed SPRs:
- SCR-7415: epnoise parameter "applyfilter" not activated in epchain

Version 8.76 - 2016-07-15 (MJF)
-------------------------------
- (src/epchain): added parameter "withxrlimage" (task "epxrlcorr", default "N")
   that controls creation of a diagnostic X-ray loading image image (SCR-7114)
- (config/epchain.*): as above
- (doc/epchain_description.tex): as above
- (DEPEND): needs `epxrlcorr-1.0'


Package epexposure: version 0.14.1 [was 0.14]

ChangeLog

Version 0.14.1 - 2017-01-23 (AI)
-------------------------------	
- (src/epexposure_mod.f90) Initialization to null of pointer that is passed 
	  to C++ (Dope vectors). If we do not initizialize the pointers, 
	  we get seg fault at run-time with gcc-6.2 (gfortran). 
	
Version 0.14 - 2016-09-16 (MJF)
-------------------------------
- (src/epexposure_mod.f90): take care of empty input EVENTS extension


Package epicproc: version 2.21.1 [was 2.21]

ChangeLog

Version 2.21.1 - 2017-01-23 (AI)
-------------- 		
	+ epnoise parameter "applyfilter" added to epproc param interface.
	
Version 2.21 - 2016-08-26 (RDS)
-------------- 		
	+ DEPEND - updated


Package epnoise: version 0.7.4 [was 0.7.3]

ChangeLog

Version 0.7.4 - 2017-01-16 (MJF)
--------------------------------
- (doc/epnoise_description.tex): minor editorial changes

Version 0.7.3 - 2012-07-10 (AI)
--------------------------------
- Debug lines removed


Package rgsproc: version 1.34.8 [was 1.34.7]

ChangeLog

Version 1.34.8 - 2017-01-23 (AI)
------------
	+ Default value for parameter "includeinputfifofull" 
	set to "yes"
	
Version 1.34.7 - 2017-01-09 (AI)
------------
	+ Doc updated to include the choice parameter "badpixalgo".
	This parameter enables the option "embadpixalgo" that
	calls to "embadpixfind" task algorithm to filter 
	hot pixels and columns.


XMM-Newton; Europe's X-Ray Observatory
Last update: 23-Feb-2017 by