Dear SPLASH users, I am very pleased to announce the release of SPLASH v2.8.0. This is a major release, with some *cool* new features.
Download it from: http://users.monash.edu.au/~dprice/splash/download.html Few things worth noting: 1) giza is no longer bundled with splash, the two now have to be installed separately (see fresh instructions on download page) 2) source now on github, so you will need a fresh checkout if you had an old svn copy. 3) I fixed the MacPorts build, so this should be updated shortly New features: * Make 360 videos! Use the -360 or -4pi flag* (e.g. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKzxmeABbkU) * ascii read automagically reads column labels from header * phantom/sphNG read chooses nearest sensible units (e.g. au or pc) by default * splash goes grid! cactus code data read added * kernel-smoothed particle plots of arbitrary quantities (o menu, option 4) * Viridis, Ocean and Inferno colour schemes added * can customise line colours with a splash.colours file * Bondi flow exact solution * option for ticks but no labels * surface density plots in g/cm^2 with radius in au * colour bar can be on top or left * support for multi-grain dust in Phantom (and 100s of columns… thanks Mark) * correctly identifies number of columns in ascii files with NaNs * various minor changes and bug fixes Finally, moving to GitHub means it is now much easier to contribute to splash - just let me know your username. Thanks to the eight other contributors (Mark, Terry, Kieran, Hayley, David, J-F, Conrad and Arnaud) who made 2.8.0 possible! Happy splash-ing, Daniel * 4pi is for the purists, as in four pi steradians -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "SPLASH users forum" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to splash-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/splash-users. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.