IBM AIX IRAF Installation Guide

IBM AIX IRAF Installation Guide

Doug Tody
Nelson Zarate
Mike Fitzpatrick

IRAF Group
National Optical Astronomy Observatories1
Revised March 1998


This document describes how to install or update IRAF on an IBM RS6000 machine running AIX V4.x. Both standalone and network installations are described. Only those issues which one must understand to install AIX/IRAF are discussed here; a companion document, the UNIX/IRAF Site Manager's Guide, deals with other issues such as interfacing new devices,

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A PostScript version and a PDF version of this Installation Guide is available from the IRAF FTP archives.

1NOAO is operated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, Inc. under cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation.

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