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LOFAR (LOw Frequency ARray) Software Repository - README
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The LOFAR repository contains some of the software packages to operate
the LOFAR radio telescope and process its measurement output.
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LOFAR is operated by ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy.
For more information, see http://www.astron.nl/ and http://www.lofar.org/
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Source code is available at https://svn.astron.nl/LOFAR
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Repository web interface: https://svn.astron.nl/viewvc/LOFAR/
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Top-level LOFAR Project Content (incomplete summary)
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CEP/			CEntral Processing software
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CEP/Calibration/	Calibration: BBS, antenna and station responses
CEP/DP3/		Pre-processing: flagging, demixing, averag., calibration
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CEP/Imager/		Imager
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CEP/LAPS/		LOFAR Automated Processing System:
                          Image processing on the cluster/grid/archive
CEP/Pipeline/		Self-calibration / imaging pipeline
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CEP/PyBDSM/		Source finder
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CMake/			CMake configuration & build helper scripts
CMake/variants/		compiler- and hostname-specific build configurations
CMakeLists.txt		Top-level CMake configuration & build script
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COPYING			License text
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Docker/			Docker container templates and build scripts
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INSTALL			Build and installation instructions
LCS/			LOFAR Common Software: frequently used LOFAR libraries
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LCS/LofarStMan/		LOFAR Storage Manager for casacore MeasurementSets
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LCU/			Local Controller Unit: station software tools
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LTA/			Long-Term Archive: archive ingest tools
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MAC/			Monitoring and Control software, static metadata
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MAC/Deployment/data/StaticMetaData/ Static metadata: names, positions, delays...
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README			This file
RTCP/			Real-Time Central Processing: correlator and beamformer
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RTCP/Cobalt/		COrrelator and BeAmformer for the Lofar Telescope
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SAS/			Submission And Scheduling
SubSystems/		Build targets for deployment and some integration tests
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Contact Information
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For questions about LOFAR software installation, usage, or bug reports, please
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contact the ASTRON Radio Observatory software group via:
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	softwaresupport AT astron DOT nl
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For questions about observing with LOFAR or your data product, please contact
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the ASTRON Radio Observatory "Science Operations & Support" group via:
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	sos AT astron DOT nl
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