Archive for April, 2009

Monday, April 27th, 2009

mgunit 1.0 released

I’ve released mgunit 1.0: get the source distribution or save file distribution. Also check out the project website to join the mgunit mailing list, read a short tutorial, check out development code from Subversion, etc. Some features of the 1.0 release: Several test runners for outputting test results to various formats are available; output can […]

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Friday, April 24th, 2009

VISualize summary

The format for VISualize 2009 was 8-10 talks, each 30-45 minutes long, per day with a couple 15 minutes breaks and an hour long catered lunch. The networking on the breaks and lunch was great, but I would encourage even more time devoted to things other than talks next time i.e. panels, lightning talks, birds […]

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Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

GPULib at VISualize 2009

Peter Messmer from Tech-X Corporation gave a presentation about GPUlib at VISualize 2009 last week. Peter and I also stayed around after the IDL presentations to do hands on training for GPULib. The training was well attended; it was good to see the interest in GPU computing with IDL. Most people did not bring a […]

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Monday, April 20th, 2009

IDL roadmap

Bill Okubo, product manager for IDL at ITT VIS, gave an overview of the roadmap for the next few versions of IDL at the VISualize 2009 meeting in Washington, DC last week. I’ll list the highlights from my perspective below, but I believe Bill’s presentation should be available from the ITT VIS website soon (here’s […]

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Friday, April 17th, 2009

mgunit 1.0 beta

Before I release mgunit 1.0, I would like to get a some feedback. I am using this for all the testing of my projects, but I would like to make sure it is working for others’ use cases. Several test runners for outputting test results to various formats are available; output can be sent to […]

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