missfits 2.8.0 FITS files Maintenance program

MissFITS is a program that performs basic maintenance and packaging tasks on FITS files:

  • add/edit FITS header keywords

  • split/join Multi-Extension-FITS (MEF) files

  • unpack/pack FITS data-cubes

  • create/check/update FITS checksums, using R. Seaman's protocol (see http://www.adass.org/adass/proceedings/adass94/seamanr.html)