Re: is there a way to determine installed HDF5 version during configuration?

Hi Ed,

> Is there a way for my configure script to know what version of HDF5 is
> installed? For example, some way to get the version from a command
> line?

    It's not terribly graceful, but you could grep for "HDF5 Version" in the
libhdf5.settings file that is installed.  'h5cc -showconfig' may also work.