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Starting with Mountain Lion (OSX 10.8), Apple tightened the security control over applications that are not from Mac App Store and identified developers. Spot is among them. To make Spot run, users need to change the 'Security & Privacy' setting: Open Sy...
Spot uses a program from JPL's Horizons called ISPY to do this calculation. JPL updated the interfaces to their web facing services and we have not had the resources to patch Spot so it can automatically talk to Horizons. So, you will have to run ISPY you...
Mac OS 10.10 sees that a PowerPC executable is bundled in the MOPEX package and prevents the package from being run by clicking on the Application in a Finder window or the dock. You can still launch MOPEX from the command line using: /Applications...
Mac OS 10.10 sees that a PowerPC executable is bundled in the Spot package and prevents the package from being run by clicking on the Application in a Finder window or the dock. You can still launch Spot from the command line using: /Applications/Sp...
The red-shaded data are still proprietary. If they are your data, then log in and you should be able to download them. (If you need to create a new account in order to log in, you may have to interact with the Spitzer Helpdesk to get your new account tied...
If you installed your own JRE and installed the SPOT 18.01 generic package, you still need to allow autoupdate to update Spot to version 19.10. At the same time, autoupdate server will try to update your JRE too. You can do one of the following: 1. ...
The Cycle-14 call for proposals has been issued but we want to make you aware of an issue with Spot that affects solar system observation planning. A recent security update at JPL has broken Spot's ability to resolve NAIF IDs and download the ephemeris fi...
At this point we are unaware of any El Capitan-specific issues with Spot and Leopard, however the issues with previous versions of OSX remain. Please see the following articles for more information: Running Spot and Leopard on Yosemite (OS X 10.10) [ht...
PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE ARTICLE BEFORE INSTALLING SPOT. ------------------------- SPOT REQUIRES JAVA VERSION 1.6 OR 1.7. IT DOES NOT WORK WITH VERSION 1.8. A clean High Sierra installation comes with Java 1.8. We advise you to install Java 6 before inst...
Mac OS X Mavericks tightens the security control over applications that are not from Mac App Store and identified developers. Spot is among them. To make Spot run, users need to change the 'Security & Privacy' setting: * Open System Preferences * Cl...
SPOT REQUIRES JAVA VERSION 1.6 OR 1.7. IT DOES NOT WORK WITH VERSION 1.8. A clean Sierra installation comes with Java 1.8. We advise you to install Java 6 before installing Spot. You can download this from Apple: * Go to https://support.apple.com/kb/D...
We suggest you see the KB article for OSX 10.9 Mavricks [http://sohelp2.ipac.caltech.edu/support/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/222/15/spot-for-mavericks-macosx-109] for important information. Please also see this article [http://sohelp2.ipac.cal...
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