Month: December 2014

Merry Christmas

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Fortran Build Tools

Let’s face it, make is terrible.  It is especially terrible for large modern Fortran projects, which can have complex source file interdependencies due to the use of modules.  To use make with modern Fortran, you need an additional tool to generate the

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Speeding up SPICE

The SPICE Toolkit software is an excellent package of very well-written and well-documented routines for a variety of astrodynamics applications.  It is produced by NASA’s Navigation and Ancillary Information Facility (NAIF).  Versions are available for Fortran 77, C, IDL, and Matlab. To speed up

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