[Ifeffit] Ifeffit 1.2.11c (was Re: [PGPLOT build problem] Upgrading to ifeffit-1.2.11b on Ubuntu from source)

Matt Newville newville at cars.uchicago.edu
Mon Nov 17 21:10:51 CST 2008

Thanks, Carlo!


On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 8:03 PM, Carlo Segre <segre at iit.edu> wrote:
> Debian packages have been uploaded to unstable and I am in the process of
> building Ubuntu packages for my repository.  i expect that they will be up
> tonight.
> carlo
> On Mon, 17 Nov 2008, Matt Newville wrote:
>> Hi Folks,
>> I've uploaded source kits for Ifeffit 1.2.11c to the cars.uchicago.edu
>> and sourceforge.net download sites.
>> I have a Windows dll made for this bug fix version.  If anyone is
>> interested, this is currently at
>>  http://cars.uchicago.edu/~ifeffit/updates/011/bin/ifeffit_12.dll
>> This should be a drop-in replacement for the
>> IFEFFIT_DIR\bin\ifeffit_12.dll   on your system.
>> Artemis.exe will not be updated from this dll, as it has this dlls
>> "compiled in".  Bruce will have to make a new Artemis.exe, and then
>> we'll make a automatic update.
>> Sorry for all the trouble,
>> --Matt
>> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 12:30 PM, Matt Newville
>> <newville at cars.uchicago.edu> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> This is my fault... and I apologize for the sloppiness and for being
>>> late in fixing this.   I've been mixing 'development/testing' and
>>> 'production'  versions, and haven't been very good at keeping them
>>> cleanly separated.     I think I have this mostly under control now,
>>> but I will have to work on a decent "test suite".
>>> I think I found another reason to make a 1.2.11c version too, that the
>>> mixing of "devel" and "production"
>>> caused an experiment in how fitting was done to be the default, so
>>> that the reported chi-square doesn't actually match the documentation
>>> (instead of summing real and imaginary parts, it sums real and
>>> magnitude components of the misfit, which is part of an experiment to
>>> see how Feff8.5 worked for XAFS.  Using Magnitude as well Phase for
>>> another way to report chi-square and misfits is potentially a useful
>>> approach, but it's not what is documented.  Anyway, mixing devel and
>>> production versions like this (for the past couple years, really) is
>>> very sloppy on my part, and I apologize again.
>>> I actually have an ubuntu box now, though I built pgplot from source,
>>> and have never made a .deb file.
>>> There is a new source kit at
>>> http://cars.uchicago.edu/~ifeffit/src/ifeffit-1.2.11c.tar.gz   I'll
>>> post this to sourceforge this afternoon, and  I'll also make a new DLL
>>> for Windows and post all of these on the download page. I'll also make
>>> a new updater for Windows.
>>> --Matt
>>> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 10:07 AM, Mauro Rovezzi <rovezzi at esrf.fr> wrote:
>>>> Carlo Segre wrote:
>>>>> Hi Mauro:
>>>>> I have now produced a package of ifeffit 1.2.11b.  It is in Debian
>>>>> unstable and available for Ubuntu intrepid and jaunty in my repository
>>>>> deb http://debian-xray.iit.edu intrepid main contrib non-free
>>>> Carlo,
>>>> Thank you very much for the package.
>>>> Actually, I was able to build/install ifeffit 1.2.11b from source but
>>>> not able to build than the Perl/Python wrappers and so no Horae&Friends
>>>> from Bruce SVN.
>>>> Well, now I have "pgplot5", "ifeffit", "perl-ifeffit" and
>>>> "python-ifeffit" from binaries and "libperlxray" "horae" and "demeter"
>>>> built from source (Bruce SVN).
>>>> Everything seems fine but I still do not understand why ifeffit 1.2.11
>>>> has all these "IFF str = *" output as stated also by Gareth in his
>>>> "Ifeffit 1.2.11b terminal output" post. Is it normal?
>>>> Cheers,
>>>> Mauro
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