Re: distribution issues - moving zlib into HDF5...

Quincey Koziol <koziol@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

>> This problem is removed if I distribute HDF5 with netCDF, because of
>> course then I could distribute a HDF5 version that I know to work with
>> netCDF-4.
>     Well, autoconf allows you to test for certain function's presence in a
> dependent library, so you could use that feature to make certain that you
> had a compatible HDF5 installation.

Yes, I do this now. But it doesn't help the poor user to have my
configuration just crap out. It needs to solve the problem, not just
detect it.


Ed Hartnett  -- ed@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx