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[netCDF #AUL-395202]: NetCDF binaries?

Hi Rob,

> Hi Sean,
> > So the binary ncdump is having issues finding libnetcdf. It's ok that the
> > dylib isn't in the tarball - if the linker can't find the dynamic lib, it
> > will search for a static lib (.a). Do you have
> > /Users/rnicholas/Downloads/tmp/lib in your DYLD_LIBRARY_PATH?
> >
> Yep, that's it -- nothing in my $DYLD_LIBRARY_PATH.

Awesome, I'm glad it worked!

> PS: One thing to consider is that the netCDF team will soon stop producing
> > binary libs, as it's very difficult to build for all of the different
> > systems our users use. You may consider using macports, fink, or another OS
> > X package manager (they handle the dependencies too - bonus!), or you can
> > try to build netCDF from source.
> I ended up going with Homebrew <http://mxcl.github.com/homebrew/>, which
> seems (so far, at least) a lot less fussy than Fink or MacPorts, while also
> being quicker and chewing up less space than either of those.

I've heard great things about Homebrew, and may try it myself this weekend!



> Thanks for your help.
> ~Rob
> --
> Robert Nicholas, Ph.D.
> Postdoctoral Research Fellow
> Department of Geosciences, Penn State University
> post: 411 Deike Building, University Park, PA 16802
> email: address@hidden
> voice: +1 (814) 808-5610
> web: http://www.geosc.psu.edu/~ren10

Ticket Details
Ticket ID: AUL-395202
Department: Support netCDF
Priority: Normal
Status: Open

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