Hi, VisAD seems to be the only open source Java tool that supports access to HDF-EOS files. Does it support HDF-EOS file creation and writing as well as reading? Thanks in advance Tom Thomas Lankester, PhD. Systems Engineer Infoterra Ltd. Europa House Southwood Crescent Southwood Business Park Farnborough GU14 0NL tel. ++44 1252 362068 fax ++44 1252 375016 email thomas.lankester@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx The information in this e-mail and any attachment is confidential and may be privileged. If you have received this e-mail in error, please delete it immediately and destroy any copies on your system. You should not retain, copy or use this e-mail for any purpose, nor disclose all or any part of its content to any other person. Opinions expressed in this e-mail may not be endorsed by the company and unless explicitly indicated, this e-mail shall not form part of any binding agreement.