Debian Astro Java packages

Java packages for astronomy

This metapackage will install packages that are useful to develop Java applications for astronomy. Apart from FITS file handling, this is mainly used for VO applications.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Package Version Description
adql-java 1.4-1 New upstream version 1.5 available Parse, manipulate and translate ADQL queries with Java
eag-healpix-java 2017.09.06-1 Handling of HEALPix sky pixellization
jel-java 2.1.1-1 Library for evaluating algebraic expressions in Java
libcds-moc-java 4.6-1 Multi-Order Coverage maps Virtual Observatory library
libcds-savot-java 4.0.0-1 Simple Access to VOTable (SAVOT) library for Virtual Observatory
libfits-java 1.15.2-1 Java library for the I/O handling of FITS files
libhealpix-java 3.40-1 HEALPix representation of spherical data - Java library
libjcdf-java 1.2.3+dfsg-1 Java library to read files in the NASA Common Data Format
libjsamp-java 1.3.5-1 Java Simple Application Messaging Protocol library
skyview-java 3.4.2+repack-2 Image generation from a range of remote databases (Java package)

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Package Version Description
libivoafits-java 0.3-1 Java helper library for viewing FITS images