When you create a new project in IDL 8, it will include the files within the same directory. It will also include files in the child directories of the project location. Sometimes, you may want to include files that are stored outside the project location. Two methods you can use to do this task are shown below:
Create a folder ...
Features in IDL 8.2.1
For information on new features in the IDL 8.2 release, see
the "What's New" topic in IDL Help.
Issues in IDL 8.2.1
Change request ID numbers are included where applicable.
When attempting to configure the Subversive plugin functionality that comes with the IDL 8.2 Workbench on Mac OS X or Linux (select the menu item Window > Source Control Tools > Subversion), the installation/configuration of the SVN Connectors will fail to finish properly.
Upon restart the IDL 8.2 Workbench, the Install ...
NOTE: Starting with IDL 8.3, 32 bit IDL is no longer supported on Linux.
If you are using a 64-bit Linux system, you might find that -32 argument does not work when you try to start 32-bit IDL. For example:
$ idl -32
/usr/local/exelis/idl82/bin/idl: 452: exec:
/usr/local/exelis/idl82/bin/bin.linux.x86/idl: not ...
IDL 8.2 can read and write BigTIFF files. On Windows systems, there was a bug in the initial release of IDL 8.2 that caused IDL to save all TIFF files as BigTIFF files. Therefore, the TIFF files generated by these IDL 8.2 distributions would not open in most graphic viewing programs. For example, if you have an IDL 8.2 installation that ...
Maintenance Program Changes and Reminders:
All customers must be current on maintenance to receive ...