November 16th, 2005: Announcing mcstas-1.9
Here it is, finally - the new stable release of McStas
. The list of new features and other things we spent time doing is available in the usual CHANGES
document. Get your new McStas here
April 20th, 2005: McZilla bug reporting tool
To ease the process of bug reporting and to follow status on reported bugs
in McStas, a Bugzilla system has been set up at McZilla. The system is open for everyone
(requires you to register an email adress) and can be used for bug
reporting, requesting features and later also for committing
components for the McStas contrib library. To see status of unsolved
bugs, click here
As promised, a demo of the webserver frontend created by ILL
student S. Jean ILL/DS/CS has been set up. Go ahead, click and play...
March 16th, 2005: Website update
To indicate the increased level of cooperation between ILL and RISØ on the full McStas project, the website has been refurbished and is now available also at http://www.mcstas.org.
Other nice things to come are
- Release of the new web frontend for McStas, the result of the work of ILL student S. Jean ILL/DS/CS (Demo install will be available at this site)
- A new release of McStas, planned for mid -> end of may
- Bugzilla system for error tracking and requests
- ... And much more...
February 17th, 2005: McStas quality insurance
The full McStas team participated in
an ILL meeting on neutron ray-tracing software for instrument
simulations and code quality on February 8th. Several conlusions were
drawn and a new strategy for testing and quality control was
formulated. Read the related post
February 17th, 2005: New McStas team member
We are very happy to announce that Klaus Lieutenant, former member of
project is now a member of the McStas team. Klaus has
been employed in a Post Doc position at the ILL to work on several McStas related
topics of interest to ILL and the neutron MC community in general.
January 18th, 2005: McKnoppix cd image
A new easy way to get started with McStas is to download the McKnoppix iso9660 CD image, including a tuned
Linux installation with McStas and support applications installed.
Last Modified: Monday, 27-Mar-2006 15:46:26 CEST