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 ‘LAXPCsoftware_Aug4.zip’ and integrated in the AstroSat Science support cell. Below are the steps to intsall or configure the LAXPC software.
$ mkdir LAXPCsoftware
$ unzip LAXPCsoftware_Aug4.zip
Output : LAXPCsoftware_Aug4
$ export LAXPCSOFT="/home/path/LAXPCsoftware/LAXPCsoftware_Aug4/" $ export LAXPCPATH="$LAXPCSOFT/LAXPC_CAL/" $ export PATH="$PATH:$LAXPCSOFT/laxpc_bin"
Note: if there are any errors. If there is error message then use command ./Configure_curl