% MATHSTAT_166: Dynamically loadable module is unavailable on this platform: IMSL.

% MATHSTAT_166: Dynamically loadable module is unavailable on this platform: IMSL.

1/11/2012

In the latest releases of IDL, users who run Advanced Math and Stats (IMSL) on Windows or Mac machines that are 64 bit may encounter the following error : % MATHSTAT_166: Dynamically loadable module is unavailable on this platform: IMSL. When this error occurs, it means that IMSL is not supported in the 64 bit version of IDL. It is ... more »

IDL 8.1 Workbench crashing on Mac OS X 10.7 and 10.8

IDL 8.1 Workbench crashing on Mac OS X 10.7 and 10.8

10/31/2011

Topic: There is a known problem in which the IDL workbench fails to launch on Mac OS X 10.7.2. As of 10/31/2011, There are a few of scenarios in which this problem occurs: 1) The user upgrades directly from 10.6 to 10.7.2 (skipping 10.7.0 and 10.7.1) 2) The user downloads 10.7.2 form the Apple store 3) The user re-installs Mac OS X ... more »

Long error bars from ERRORPLOT are not clipped

Long error bars from ERRORPLOT are not clipped

8/29/2011

Topic Plotting error bars in the new graphics in IDL 8.0 and 8.1 can produce bars that extend beyond the limites of the plot axis. The following tech tip explains a workaround for those who would like to see those error bars clipped just at the axis borderline. Discussion To produce error bars in a new graphics plot the following function ... more »

How to Define a Non-English String and Display it in an IDL Widget

How to Define a Non-English String and Display it in an IDL Widget

8/26/2011

Topic: In Windows systems the usage of multibyte characters and/or non-english strings in widgets is not straight forward. The reasons are:  A- IDL widgets need default encoding for the chosen language B- IDL Workbench use by default UTF-8 encoding format Two basic configurations will have to be set up in advance in order to be ... more »

How to produce a plot with a linear and a logarithmic Y axes.

How to produce a plot with a linear and a logarithmic Y axes.

8/24/2011

Topic The question is how to produce a plot that has both a linear and a logarithmic Y axes. The following code is an example of how to accomplish this in IDL using the new graphic functions. Discussion To be able to have two different data sets in a right and left Y axis, the user will need to give a fake data set to be able to plot ... more »

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