MASSCLEAN 2.014 (MASSive CLuster Evolution and ANalysis Package),

Copyright (C) 2007-2014 BOGDAN POPESCU & MARGARET HANSON under GNU General Public License

B. Popescu and M.M. Hanson, 2009, The Astronomical Journal, 138, 1724


  This work is supported by the National Science Foundation under grant AST-0607497 and AST-1009550, to the University of Cincinnati.  
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Starting January 2009 the official distribution of the MASSCLEAN package is UBUNTU.    


  MASSCLEAN 2.012 AA & 2.013 BB Manual by Aaron Diebold, Kimberly Emig, Bogdan Popescu and Margaret Hanson is available here (PDF).
  MASSCLEAN 1.x Manual  by Aaron Diebold can be found here (PDF).
  MASSCLEAN 1.x Users Guide can be found here (PDF).
  To install, unpack in the desired directory and type :
  |> ./install
  NOTE :
Do not compile the sources using g++ 3.2.x.

The g++ 4.x may require
compat-gcc-34 on Fedora systems.
  To get help type :
  |> ./help
  and follow the on-screen instructions.
  To run the programs :
  |> ./goimf2
  |> ./gotrek2
  |> ./goking2
  |> ./goccm2
  |> ./gocolors2
  |> ./goimages2
  To generate *.fits images using SkyMaker.2.x or SkyMaker 3.x (Bertin 2001, 2007, 2009) :
  |> ./runu
     (or ./runb, ./runv, ./runi, ./runj, ./runh, ./runk)
  NOTE :
   All the scripts (
run*), configuration files (*.sky) and list files (*.list) are compatible with SkyMaker.2.3.4 (32-bit) and SkyMaker.3.x (32-bit and 64-bit).
   You may want to edit the files
skymaker.param to select the version of SkyMaker.
  Recommended versions : SkyMaker.2.3.4 (32-bit) , SkyMaker.3.0.3 (32-bit, 64-bit) and SkyMaker.3.3.3 (32-bit, 64-bit).