Archive for January, 2014

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Tips for intermediate IDL programmers

Here’s a few tips that I think are useful to IDL programmers who have basic knowledge of IDL, but want to start doing more sophisticated tasks. Use objects. I suppose I should write a more lengthy defense of object-oriented programming at some point, but for now, I think it it clear you have to resort […]

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Friday, January 24th, 2014


Mark Piper may be gone, but the IDL Data Point blog continues. The link to it is buried in the “Press Room” page of the Exelis VIS website, but if you follow @ExelisVIS on Twitter they will tweet links to new articles. In last week’s article, David Starbuck wrote a very informative piece on the […]

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