Karma is a toolkit for interprocess communications,
authentication, encryption, graphics display, user interface and
manipulating the Karma network data structure. It contains KarmaLib
(the structured libraries and API) and a large number of modules
(applications) to perform many standard tasks. A suite of
visualisation tools are distributed with the library.
main Karma home page documents the current beta version of Karma,
If you use the C shell, type:
If you use Bash, type:
and your paths will be set up.
You could put this in your .cshrc file. But this may cause iraf to
working as it sets some enviromnent variables which could clash
with ones iraf is using.
Karma is maintained now only for portability fixes.
The documents here are for the last ever version of Karma, 1.7.25.
If you use this software and its use leads to a publication, please
let me know, and include one
of the references below in your publication:
- Gooch, R.E., 1995, "Space and the Spaceball", in Astronomical
Data Analysis Software and Systems IV, ASP Conf. Series vol. 77,
ed. R.A. Shaw, H.E. Payne, & J.J.E. Hayes, ASP, San Francisco,
p.144-147, ISBN 0-937707-96-1
- Gooch, R.E., 1995, "Visualisation: from Data to Understanding", in
Workshop on Applications of Radio Science 1995, Australian
Academy of Science through the National Committee for Radio Science
- Gooch, R.E., 1995, "Karma: a Visualisation Test-Bed", in
Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems V, ASP
Conf. Series vol. 101, ed. G.H. Jacoby & J. Barnes, ASP, San
Francisco, p.80-83, ISSN 1080-7926
- Gooch, R.E., 1995, "Astronomers and their Shady Algorithms", in
IEEE Visualisation '95, ed. G.M. Nielson \& D. Silver,
pub. IEEE, p.374-377 ISBN 0-8186-7187-4
- Gooch, R.E., 1996, "Grasping the Wispy Tendrils", in
Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia,
vol. 14, no. 1, p.106 ISSN 1323-3580
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