Unofficial wrapper of the IAU SOFA C libraries for fundamental astronomy.
The purpose of this package is to wrap the SOFA C library of fundamental astonomical function to make it easily accessible in Julia. This package serves as a wrapper only. All functions ultimately call the original, unmodified, SOFA C library functions which are compiled as part of the package build process.
The full SOFA C test suite is reproduced as part of the package to prove compliance and reproducibility of the core SOFA C functionality.
Package Version <-> SOFA Release Correspondence
The package versions correspond to the following releases of the SOFA C Library:
|Package Version||SOFA Release|
- All computed values are returned by the function call. No values are returned by reference.
- Wrappers for iauAtciqn, iauAticqn, and iauLdn do not currently work properly.
Compliance with SOFA License
This distribution is permitted and compliant with the SOFA license. See the LICENSE for details.