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Debian Astro: An open computing platform for astronomy

  title={Debian Astro: An open computing platform for astronomy},
  author={Ole Streicher},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics},
  • O. Streicher
  • Published 2016
  • Engineering, Physics
  • arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics
Debian Astro is a Debian Pure Blend that aims to distribute the available astronomy software within the Debian operating system. Using Debian as the foundation has unique advantages for end-users and developers such as an easy installation and upgrading of packages, an open distribution and development model, or the reproducibility due to the standardized build system. 
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