Category: SARA Technical

Reconnecting ds9 on SARA-CT

I had a problem that ds9 was not updating when a new image came in.  I stopped the program and restarted, but to no effect. Todd Hillwig gives the following advice:  In DS9 if you go under the File drop

SARA-CT Abort Sequence hangs system

Currently (spring 2017) you ‘abort’ an image or image sequence, the system hangs.  I’ve found that if you do the following it reliably gets you back in business.  Kurtis Williams says you may only have to close out of the

Autoguider-SARA-KP Notes


Spectrograph Notes

  SARA NORTH — Spectrograph Notes: 03/12/2014 (by Gary Henson) Camera control is under Maxim DL. The spectrograph is Camera 1 (FLI) [Note Camera 2 is the guide camera] THUS, NO HEADER INFO IS PASSED FROM ACE TO THE CCD

SARA Technical Issues

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