> > Id be interested in knowing which clients can handle relational constraint > expressions? The NetCDF clients cannot, because it falls outside of the data > model and API. I know you guys do a lot with relational databases, so its not > surprising if your software does. Ive been working almost exclusively on top > of collections of files (netcdf, hdf, grib, bufr, etc). I have been on the > lookout for new solutions, but for now it seems that people need services > that run on top of those file collections. > > Comments, please > Email exchange with dennis about whether the latest netcdf library with opendap support can handle relational constraint expressions: > The code should be able to handle relational > constraint expressions. To be frank, however, > I have only tested it on synthetic data > because I never could find any real data > that produced sequence data. This means > that there are probably some errors in it. > However, I am glad to work with you > to fix any bugs or other issues. So anything that can link to the latest netcdf distribution with OpeNDAP enabled has such capabilities. -Roy ********************** "The contents of this message do not reflect any position of the U.S. Government or NOAA." ********************** Roy Mendelssohn Supervisory Operations Research Analyst NOAA/NMFS Environmental Research Division Southwest Fisheries Science Center 1352 Lighthouse Avenue Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2097 e-mail: Roy.Mendelssohn@xxxxxxxx (Note new e-mail address) voice: (831)-648-9029 fax: (831)-648-8440 www: http://www.pfeg.noaa.gov/ "Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill." "From those who have been given much, much will be expected"