[AstroPy] Pyfits writeto w/ clobber

Fabricio Ferrari fabricio at ferrari.pro.br
Tue Sep 14 18:49:51 EDT 2010

Dear Jim

Of course you are right, pyfits 1.3 is very old. But I have ubuntu
10.04 with pyfits from the repository.
It should be a newer version, I really don't know what happened.

If I do:
     import pyfits
     print pyfits.__version__

I got the 1.3 version

Does anyone has a similar problem?


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Fabricio Ferrari       [www.ferrari.pro.br]

2010/9/14  <jtaylor2 at stsci.edu>:
> Fabricio,
>    I don't know about version 1.3 of pyfits which is several years old, but the current version is 2.3.1 and the clobber argument to pyfits.writeto() works correctly.  You may get the latest version of pyfits from http://www.stsci.edu/resources/software_hardware/pyfits/Download.
>     Jim T.

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