sex image [-c configuration-file]
[-parameter1 value1 -parameter2 value2 ...]
SExtractor is a program that builds a catalogue of objects from an astronomical image. Although it is particularly oriented towards reduction of large scale galaxy-survey data, it performs rather well on moderately crowded star fields. See http://terapix.iap.fr/soft/sextractor for more details.
Written by Emmanuel Bertin (Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris and Observatoire de Paris).
Copyright 1994-2005 Emmanuel Bertin This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
The full documentation for SExtractor is maintained as a Postscript manual available at http://terapix.iap.fr/soft/sextractor