RFC for FITS to HDF5 Converter

RFC for FITS to HDF5 Converter

The HDF group at NCSA is seeking input regarding a FITS-to-HDF5 Converter.
HDF5 is a general purpose library and file format for storing scientific data.

The current RFC (request for comments) for the converter is posted here:


We would particularly like feedback from HDF5 users and the FITS community 
regarding the preferred way to write the HDF5 file.

Your comments will be highly appreciated.

Thank you.

For more information about HDF5, see the following site:


Pedro Vicente Nunes
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