>From: Paul Ruscher <address@hidden> >Organization: FSU >Keywords: 200506021520.j52FK2P3022905 McIDAS ADDE Hi Paul, re: contact information for getting access to SATEPS ADDE servers >Thanks, Tom!!! No worries. While at the NPOESS training workshop held at COMET last week, I pushed hard for free and open remote access to satellite image data (geostationary and polar orbiting) for the educational and research community. My comments were well received but I think that opening up access will take quite a bit of effort. FYI, I am working with the head of User Training at EUMETSAT to try and get access to Meteosat opened for the education/research community. This will likely be a long hard battle given EUMETSAT's long standing data policies. >Fired up McIDAS yesterday again for the first time in a >long time and found only a partial install from the guy that worked for >me last summer so I've got a bit of work ahead of me, but it should go >well. Good access to imagery but model data hooks were not working, I send out Unidata McIDAS configured to _not_ decode model data by default. The reason for this is twofold: - folks wanting to model data analysis typically want to use GEMPAK - model output decoding in McIDAS results in HUGE GRID files since the "decoded" fields are stored uncompressed >nor did the menu system communicate properly. I'll have some time to >work on reinstalling this month and then I'll try the Mac version out. Hmm... I have no quick advice on what may be wrong there. I believe that I had access to an FSU machine at some point. If I still have the access information, would you like me to take a look around? Cheers, Tom -- NOTE: All email exchanges with Unidata User Support are recorded in the Unidata inquiry tracking system and then made publicly available through the web. If you do not want to have your interactions made available in this way, you must let us know in each email you send to us.
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