[AstroPy] [ANN] Happy New Year: It's a new PyFITS version

Erik Bray embray at stsci.edu
Fri Jan 4 10:47:55 EST 2013

Thanks Sergio,

I have updated and re-uploaded the archive.  I think I had this problem with the 
3.0.9 release too--an annoyance related to setuptools' lack of support for 
Subversion 1.7.  Not likely to be a problem in future releases.


On 01/03/2013 08:14 PM, Sergio Pascual Ramírez wrote:
> Hi Erik,
> the header files inside pyfits-3.0.10/src seem to be missing
> When installing from PyPI, I get the following:
> src/fits_hcompress.c:109:20: fatal error: fitsio.h: No such file or directory
> compilation terminated.
> error: command 'gcc' failed with exit status 1
> 2013/1/3 Erik Bray<embray at stsci.edu>:
>> Hello all,
>> Today two new versions of PyFITS were released: 3.0.10 and 3.1.1.  These are
>> both bug fix releases without any significant new features.  Many of the bug
>> fixes in 3.1.1 were backported to 3.0.10 where applicable for those who have not
>> yet upgraded to 3.1.x.  3.0.10 also included some slight tweaks to the header
>> interface that should help ease the transition to 3.1.x.
>> Otherwise most of the issues fixed are rare or minor. The full changelogs for
>> both versions can be read here:
>> http://packages.python.org/pyfits/appendix/changelog.html
>> As usual, both new versions are available for download from PyPI:
>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pyfits/3.1.1
>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pyfits/3.0.10
>> PyFITS 3.1.1 will likely be the version included in the next release of
>> stsci_python as well, barring any major issues that need to be fixed in the
>> meantime.
>> Let me know if there are any problems,
>> Erik
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