Downloading and installing LAXPCsoft package

LAXPCsoft is an essential package which allows user to extract and analyze information from the LAXPC’s raw data, such as the intensity and spectral properties of X-ray sources. It is named as ‘’ and integrated in the AstroSat Science support cell. Below are the steps to intsall or configure the LAXPC software.

$ mkdir LAXPCsoftware
$ unzip

Output : LAXPCsoftware_Aug4

$ export LAXPCSOFT="/home/path/LAXPCsoftware/LAXPCsoftware_Aug4/"
$ export PATH="$PATH:$LAXPCSOFT/laxpc_bin"
$ ./Configure

Note: if there are any errors. If there is error message then use command ./Configure_curl