Subject: CVS commit: pkgsrc/x11/xephem
To: None <>
From: Greg Troxel <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 05/10/2006 16:45:35
Module Name:	pkgsrc
Committed By:	gdt
Date:		Wed May 10 16:45:35 UTC 2006

Modified Files:
	pkgsrc/x11/xephem: Makefile PLIST distinfo
	pkgsrc/x11/xephem/patches: patch-aa

Log Message:
Update to 3.7.1.  Changes build procedure substantially.

Bug fixes, plus:

Changes from 3.7 to 3.7.1
Released November 19, 2005

    New Features:

        * Add tool to align two or more FITS images and create motion movies.
        * Add Control-m keyboard shortcut to add any view to the Movie loop.
        * Upgrade to higher resolution Earth image.
        * Put user annotations in a scrolled list to accommodate lengthy collections.
        * Add Moonrise and Moonset to collection of Step size controls.
        * Image gallery lookups now search against all names of data base objects.

Changes from 3.6.4 to 3.7
Released August 1, 2005

    New Features:

        * Data
              o Includes Hubble GSC catalog, 450 million stars complete to M18.5.
              o New and updated catalogs: Messier, IC, NGC, COVBS, SKY2000, HYPERLEDA, Supernova, WDSC, Open clusters, Henry-Draper, Pleiades and asteroids.
              o YBS replaced with Sky 2000 to magnitude 6.5.
              o Can now display Gallery image directly from Data Index.

        * Earth View
              o Display satellite orbits in space.
              o Zoom in to see better geography, or out to see high orbits.
              o Quick-set button to set equator rotation.
              o Display of surface footprint is now optional.
              o Expanded range mouse panning allows continuous rotation.

        * Sky View
              o Save and restore sets of eyepiece definitions.
              o Save and restore sets of eyepiece Sky positions.
              o Constellation figure definitions now stored in editable files.
              o WCS solver invoked automatically if header has seed but no solution.
              o Shortcut button to set display aspect ratio to match image.
              o FITS file blinking via new Movie frame function.

        * User Annotation
              o Anchor locations are now based on the view's world coordinates.
              o Sets of annotations may be saved and loaded from files.

        * Other
              o Collect any number of View, NAAG or Plot frames into a movie, save as set of PNG files.
              o Many tweaks for improved INDI support, including display FITS BLOBs.

To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -r1.37 -r1.38 pkgsrc/x11/xephem/Makefile
cvs rdiff -r1.6 -r1.7 pkgsrc/x11/xephem/PLIST
cvs rdiff -r1.7 -r1.8 pkgsrc/x11/xephem/distinfo
cvs rdiff -r1.5 -r1.6 pkgsrc/x11/xephem/patches/patch-aa

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