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7.1-milletd, 7.1, 8.0, 8.7-milletd
Thursday, May 31, 2018
IDL (Interactive Data Language) is a widely used general purpose visualization package. With IDL, you can create graphs and visualize 2 and 3 - D data using contours, iso-surfaces and slices. IDL has image processing capabilities such as smoothing, sharpening and thresholding.
To load this software in a Linux environment run the commands:
module load idl
For a command line interface, type
or for IDL's development environment, type
For interactive help, type
at the Linux command line.