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A Python wrapper for the Starlink AST library

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PyAST is a Python extension that provides an interface to the Starlink AST library. It requires Python v2.7 or later. It can be obtained from To install, do:

python install


python install –prefix=<installation directory>

To test it, do:

python starlink/ast/test/

To view documentation, open pyast.htx/pyast.html in your favourite browser, or view the docs online at


This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street,Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301, USA

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