Re: The significance of trailing blanks in attributes...

Roland Schweitzer wrote:

It seems what is needed is an official way to set the size (larger than the minimum needed for the info already there) of the netCDF header so that there is room to add attributes to extremely large files without re-writing the entire file.


you can do that in the C library, see the minfree parameter in nc__enddef :

If anyone needs it in the java library, I can add.