How can I update the data repository copy of my CASA installation?
Posted by Dirk Petry, Last modified by Dirk Petry on 18 August 2020 11:24 AM
SEVERE setjy Leap second table TAI_UTC seems out-of-date.
indicate that the "geodetic" directory of the data repository copy of your CASA installation needs to be updated.
Up to and including CASA 4.3, it has been possible to update the data repository of a CASA installation (including for example the leap seconds table) by typing at the shell prompt
in the "data" directory.
or run the Perl script "update-data." This can be executed from within CASA by typing
In CASA 6.x, use
<CASA-distro>/bin/python3 -m casadata --update
as for the older versions. NOTE that this last option updates your data repository based on the CASA 6 data repo package which is only updated on a weekly basis.
More information can be found in CASA Documentation: https://casa.nrao.edu/casadocs/stable/introduction/obtaining-and-installing