Downloads of v 0.99.10:


Last Update:

11 Sep 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Vincent Hourdin
  • Cyril Richard
  • François Meyer
  • Contributors


siril astronomical image processing


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0.99.10 | Updated: 11 Sep 2021



Downloads of v 0.99.10:



Software Author(s):

  • Vincent Hourdin
  • Cyril Richard
  • François Meyer
  • Contributors

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  • 2
  • 3
SIRIL 0.99.10

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Scan Testing Successful:

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To install SIRIL, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade SIRIL, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall SIRIL, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade siril -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade siril -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure siril installed
    name: siril
    state: present
    version: 0.99.10
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'siril' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.99.10'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: siril,
    Version: 0.99.10,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller siril
   Name     = 'siril'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.99.10'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'siril':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.99.10',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install siril version="0.99.10" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator TheCakeIsNaOH on 17 Sep 2021.


SIRIL is an astronomical image processing tool.

It is specially tailored for noise reduction and improving the signal/noise ratio of an image from multiple captures, as required in astronomy.

SIRIL can align automatically or manually, stack and enhance pictures from various file formats, even image sequence files (films and SER files).

SIRIL is targeted to amateur astronomers having acquired images and wanting to process them in a semi-automatic way.

SIRIL uses modern and powerful processing algorithms running in parallel in order to speed up the time of processing.

Nearly the whole processing chain is available in SIRIL. With only one software you can produce high quality images for print or web diffusion.

SIRIL is fully capable to pre-process and process astronomic images by offering to the users a large set of dedicated algorithms. So far, due to the high level of its star detection algorithm it is quite performant to process deep-sky images in an easy way.

Thanks to the ability to directly process SER videos, SIRIL is adapted to the deep-sky lucky imaging technic. All algorithms work to use all cores of the computer, making it possible to process more than 60,000 frames with minimal effort.

New features are being introduced quite regularly. Here is a list of main features:
* Native image format support
* Image conversion (to the native FITS format only)
* Images pre-processing with bias, darks and flats masters
* Image registration
* Registered sequence export
* Image stacking, with optional additive or multiplicative normalization
* Enhancement and processing of final images
* Image compositing tool, combining and aligning multiple channels
* Plotting various pieces of information about an image sequence

$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url       =  ""

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'EXE' 
  url64bit      = $url

  softwareName  = 'SiriL*'

  checksum64    = 'A33956A495154088EAA8E32518964CA7C84DB293911A5335A1EBB6220A150CE4'
  checksumType64= 'sha256'

  validExitCodes= @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
$uninstaller = ((Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName 'Siril*').UninstallString -split '"')[1]

$packageArgs = @{
    packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    validExitCodes= @(0)
    file          = $uninstaller
    fileType      = 'exe'

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
SIRIL 0.99.6 95 Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Approved
SIRIL 0.9.12 131 Thursday, June 11, 2020 Approved

Released June 11, 2021
Illustrated release notes with presentation of the main features is available on the main site.

  • drag and drop
  • presets for sequences export
  • choice between h264 and h265 for mp4 export
  • Generalized Extreme Studentized Deviate Test as a new rejection algorithm
  • weighted mean stacking based on bgnoise
  • independent normalization of each channel for color images
  • faster location and scale estimators to replace IKSS with similar accuracy
  • synthetic level for biases
  • 2- or 3-star registration algorithm with rotation
  • SER debayering at preprocess
  • green extraction from CFA
  • option to downsample image while plate-solving
  • focal and pixel size in astrometry tool
  • memory management for global registration
  • sampling information after channel extraction and drizzle
  • bands appearing on mean stacking for CFA SER sequences
  • bug in FFT filter
  • bug in statistics and normalization for 16b images
  • handling of zero values in statistics, global registration, normalization and stacking

The complete list of tickets (features and bugs, with details) is here, on gitlab.

This package has no dependencies.

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