Supernova Detector Assistant (SDA) Changes
Version 1.0.0 (6/05/12) New program
Version 1.0.1 (6/7/12)
Corrected error in routine that converts Decimal Degreed to the string dd:mm:ss as well as the one converting DD:MM:SS to degrees. The routine was not capturing the negative value for DEC value less the 1.
Version 1.0.2 (6/7/12)
Fixed bug in sort request
Version 1.0.3 (6/10/12)
Reworked display to better fit on Netbook 1024x600
Version 1.0.4 (6/11/12)
Corrected AA05 report output.
Put report generation on separate TAB
Corrected observation time display
Version 1.0.5 (6/19/12)
access to the supernova DB (separate install) users can edit
Added Data Grid on detail screen to sow supernovae that were found in the selected galaxy
Fixed bug where program would crash if the RA or DEC in the DIRECT Coordinate screen was selected but nothing was entered and you moved off that item.
Version 1.0.6 (6/23/12)
full edit capability of the Supernova DB to the TOOL menu bar
Added Links to NED web site
Added link to CALSKY web site
Version 1.0.7 ( 7/19/12)
Added ability to update SN database directly from the Bright Supernova web site.
Version 1.0.8 ( 8/5/12)
Fixed bug in SN update function that caused it to crash.
Version 1.0.9 ( 8/14/12)
Fixed End date format on request screen so that it conforms to the locale setting of the system
Version 1.0.10 ( 8/24/12)
Moved wikisky and SIMBAD button to REPORT menu
Version 1.0.12 ( 12/27/12)
Made changed to the SN DB update to conform to the new format on the web
Version 1.0.13 ( 3/04/13)
Fixed bug that caused error when updating supernova DB if import date was invalid.
Version 1.0.13 ( 7/28/13)
show object in EDIT SN DATA form to use ALADIN instead of SKY-Map
Added Button on main page to access EDIT SN DATA form.
Version 1.0.14 (8/2/13)
Added button to access DR9 SDSS navigator for the selected Galaxy.
Added error check for empty SN data update file.
Added button on SN Data edit form to allow you to view the location of the Supernova via DR9 SDSS navigator.
Version 1.0.16 (1/7/14)
Added Discover images that are available to the Supernova Data page.
Version 1.0.16 (1/7/14)
This version will copy the Databases to the user's APPDATA folder for easier management
Version 1.2.0 (9/14/14)
Modified program to use LINKS.TXT file to point to external web sites. File is located in the install folder.
Version 1.2.1 (3/14/15)
Fixed bug where SN data not parsed properly when entering it in the DB
Version 1.2.2 (4/11/15)
Added filters to SN database selection.
Version 1.2.3 (4/15/15)
Modified parse routine used to extract SN data from downloaded file
Version 2.0.0 ( 7/19/2015)
Incorporated the MSNe process for selecting Galaxies that may host a SN as developed by Ella Kot. This included changed tro the RC3 data table to accommodate the new search/.
Version 2.0.2 ( 7/30/2015)
Fixed date parse error when retrieving info from web site
Version 2.0.3 ( 7/31/2015)
Added external links to Detail page
Version 2.0.4 ( 10/29/2015)
Changed the interface to sky-map to use the new Sky-Map interface.
Version 2.05 ( 03/11/2016)
Added correction to SN update routine to catch certain errors in downloaded data and not throw an error
Version 2.06 ( 03/21/2016)
Added link to Google SKY because SKYMAP web site has been unavailable for months.
Version 2.07 ( 03/30/2016)
The sky map problem was on my computer so I restored SKYMAP web link
Version 2.08 ( 06/04/2016)
Added the ability to update the RC3 data when a galaxy is missing.
Added the alternate URL for Dave Bishop’s SN database.