Fedora 21 Update: APLpy-0.9.12-2.fc21

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Fedora Update Notification
2014-09-11 14:22:28

Name        : APLpy
Product     : Fedora 21
Version     : 0.9.12
Release     : 2.fc21
URL         : http://aplpy.github.com
Summary     : The Astronomical Plotting Library in Python
Description :
APLpy (the Astronomical Plotting Library in Python) is a Python module aimed at
producing publication-quality plots of astronomical imaging data in FITS format.
The module uses Matplotlib, a powerful and interactive plotting package. It is
capable of creating output files in several graphical formats, including EPS,
PDF, PS, PNG, and SVG.

Main features:

o Make plots interactively or using scripts
o Show grayscale, colorscale, and 3-color RGB images of FITS files
o Generate co-aligned FITS cubes to make 3-color RGB images
o Overlay any number of contour sets
o Overlay markers with fully customizable symbols
o Plot customizable shapes like circles, ellipses, and rectangles
o Overlay ds9 region files
o Overlay coordinate grids
o Show colorbars, scalebars, and beams
o Customize the appearance of labels and ticks
o Hide, show, and remove different contour and marker layers
o Pan, zoom, and save any view as a full publication-quality plot
o Save plots as EPS, PDF, PS, PNG, and SVG

Update Information:

Python3 support enabled
Compatibility with astropy 0.4

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
su -c 'yum update APLpy' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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