Installing GDL an IDL alternative

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data Language

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data LanguageThe Gnu Data Language is an interactive interpreter/incremental compiler for the GNU Data Language, which is primarily used in scientific, astronomical, medical and geo-science data processing applications. It supports graphical output and is intentionally designed to be highly compatible with the commercial… Read more »

GDL Editors on Linux

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data Language

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data LanguageFor editing GDL / IDL .pro files on Linux you can of course use any Text Editor (gedit, vi) or the IDLDE, but the following could prove useful: 1. Kate Kate is a text editor for the KDE desktop environment but looks… Read more »

GDL: Beginner Code Examples

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data Language

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data LanguageThe Gnu Data Language is an interactive interpreter/incremental compiler for the GNU Data Language, which is primarily used in scientific, astronomical, medical and geo-science data processing applications. It supports graphical output and is intentionally designed to be highly compatible with the commercial… Read more »

GDL: Taking It Further

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data Language

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series GDL Gnu Data LanguageQuick Reference Good PDF introduction to the GDL language. Libraries Hunting around the web there are people producing extra libraries which can be downloaded : NASA IDL Astronomy Libraries SDSSIDL – a set of general IDL utilities for plotting, data analysis, and… Read more »