Re: Maintaining TLE files.

From: paul (astro@pgog.net)
Date: Mon Sep 02 2002 - 05:19:44 EDT

  • Next message: paul: "8305PG 02sep 10h UT"

    ...or it could be used for the dark side of the force,
    ie, eg, to extract TDF 1  ;-)
    
    
    At 10:32 9/2/2002 +0200, you wrote:
    >On Sun, 1 Sep 2002, Dale wrote:
    >
    >> One of the biggest hassles that I encounter with satellite watching is
    >> maintaining a list of TLE's for visible satellites that I have not
    >> observed.
    >.......
    >> The solution was to write my own program.
    >>
    >> "Extract" is the result of this endeavor.
    >
    >
    >Hi Dale
    >
    >Is this an extreme case of (great?) minds think alike or not?
    >
    >Back in 1998 I wrote a similar element manager program by exactly the same
    >name - see http://www.saao.ac.za/~wpk/#software  This was later taken up
    >in the Visual Satellite Observers Home Page "Tracking Programs and TLE
    >Resources" page  http://www.satobs.org/tletools.html
    >
    >I'm not sure of the actual use of my little program still but it might be
    >confusing to have two similar programs by the same name.
    >
    >Regards
    >Willie
    >
    >-----------------------------------------------------------------
    >Unsubscribe from SeeSat-L by sending a message with 'unsubscribe'
    >in the SUBJECT to SeeSat-L-request@lists.satellite.eu.org
    >http://www.satellite.eu.org/seesat/seesatindex.html 
    
    -----------------------------------------------------------------
    Unsubscribe from SeeSat-L by sending a message with 'unsubscribe'
    in the SUBJECT to SeeSat-L-request@lists.satellite.eu.org
    http://www.satellite.eu.org/seesat/seesatindex.html
    



    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Mon Sep 02 2002 - 05:26:37 EDT