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Practical IDL Programming by Liam E. Gumley

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IDL Command Line
entering interactive commands, 9
platforms supported for, 8
starting IDL in, 8–9
IDL Development Environment (idlde)
add directories to IDL path, 4
for editing source files, 92
Editor window, 8
entering commands in, 8
entering interactive commands, 9
Output Log window, 8
search path setting, 93
standard input, 143
standard output, 140
starting IDL in, 8
Variable Watch window, 8
Window menu, 8
IDL (Interactive Data Language)
bitmap formats supported by, 343, 349
closing a session, 9
color models supported by, 210, 211
compared to C and Fortran, 6–7, 15, 17, 26, 38, 50
demo of capabilities, 9
development of, 1
Internet-based libraries for, 2
Internet resources, 461–464
object-oriented programming in, ...

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