Tempo2 2011.8.1 Released

Now available for download from Sourceforge, or from the CVS repository.

Version 2011.8 implements many small features and fixes, including:

  • Speed improvements for fitting with a covariance function, and when using the "spectralModel" plugin.
  • Improvements to the way that tempo2 looks for plugins when there are multiple versions of tempo2 installed.
  • Improvements to the build system to fix compilation issues on certain systems
  • Added support for constrained fitting.
  • Added experimental fitting routines for DM variation.

2011.8.1 fixes a bug in 2011.8 when fitting multiple pulsars, and includes an update to the plotMany plugin to produce more beautiful plots of multiple pulsars.