hdfcpp: High level C++ library for reading HDF4 files
Application type(s): Data Read/Write
Related project(s): CALIPSO, GLAS, GOES, METEOSAT, MODIS, MSG, Megha-Tropiques, PARASOL, POLDER
DescriptionThe hdfcpp library is a high level C++ library that facilitates the reading and writing of the HDF4 files in an object oriented way
UsageIn the /test directory of the package, stands a few code snippets that show how to use it.
DownloadSource can be downloaded here :
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Prerequisitesa C++ compiler a HDF4 library (http://www.hdfgroup.org/products/hdf4/)
Environment configurationFirst, edit the hdfcpp-compil_env.sh script and set the pathes to the HDF4 library to match your environment by updating the variables : HDFINC=<HDF4-includes-directory> , where <HDF4-includes-directory> contains the HDF4 library includes : hdf.h, mfhdf.h… HDFLIBDIR=<HDF4-libraries-directory>, where <HDF4-libraries-directory> contains the HDF4 libraries : libdf.a, libmfhdf.a If you are on the ICARE systems, you shouldn’t have to modify it, all is configured for it by default. Then execute the script to export the script variables. In bash shell, this is done by running :
> export hdfcpp-compil_env.sh
BuildConfigure the build step and eventually set the target installation directory (for instance –prefix=$HOME) by running :
> ./configure --prefix=<the-installation-directory>"
> make install
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