The GILDAS Programming Manual includes all necessary information to create applications based on the GILDAS tools. The tools includes:
The GTVIRT low level Graphic library is also described for completeness, although very few programs will actually require using its possibilities directly.
This manual contains several chapters. Chapter 2 (the SIC programming manual) is essential when constructing interactive applications. Chapter 3 (the GREG programming manual) is essential for all graphics applications. To create tasks, the user only needs to read Chapter 4 (the GILDAS task programming manual). Sophisticated graphic application may require to read Chapter 5, the GTVIRT programming manual.