Re: Nova for Windows

Dale Ireland (direland@drdale.com)
Sun, 05 Oct 1997 20:02:50 -0700

I don't know Mike, maybe there is a problem with the demo. I just loaded the molczan file in NOVA (have been using Kelso's files) and it took 5 seconds to complete the entire update.

At 11:03 AM 10/5/97 -0500, Mike McCants wrote:
>>I am surprised that so few people have mentioned NOVA
>
>I downloaded the demo (which is fully functional).
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>The demo 4 instructions file was not found.
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>I gave it molczan.tle and it computed for 6 minutes.
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>I hit "ok" and it computed for another 3 minutes.
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>I still don't have a satellite prediction.
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>Now I clicked "one observer" and it won't let me compute
>less than one day's passes and it's really, really, gone away.
>(It's been more than 10 minutes now.)
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>I thought visible passes with a 1 minute step size seemed
>reasonable before I hit the "ok" button.
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>But all I have to run it on is a Pentium 166 with 32 megs.
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>Anonymous
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