Hello Joel, It appears that HYSPLIT may be looking for the netcdf fortran interface; I base this on your comment that HYSPLIT is looking for netcdf.inc, which is related to the fortran package. You have so far installed the netcdf-c library, which is great; the fortran interface relies on it. The next step would be to download the netcdf-fortran source code from https://github.com/Unidata/netcdf-fortran/releases/tag/v4.4.2 and build it. Instructions for building netcdf-fortran may be found at http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/software/netcdf/docs/building_netcdf_fortran.html. I hope this helps, let me know if you run into any further issues, -Ward > I am having trouble properly installing NETCDF on a newly formatted > Fedora22 system. I feel like I have successfully installed NETCDF yet when > I compile HYSPLIT, one of the auxiliary programs dependent on the library > (called ARW2ARL - it converts WRF data to ARL hysplit format) can not find > the library, no matter what I do. Feedback from HYSPLIT indicates I have > not properly installed NETCDF on my machine. I am still pretty new to > Linux, so I am hoping it is something simple. Any help you can give would > be much appreciated. > > I have tried several ways to install NETCDF. The simplest way is with yum: > > sudo yum install netcdf > > While the program appears to install, it does not contain files such as > netcdf.inc and the directory tree created is not where HYSPLIT expects it > to be. In lieu of trying to diagnose and fix issues with that method, I > have also downloaded: netcdf-c-188.8.131.52.tar.gz and untarred it in the / > directory. From there I have followed the instructions on the unidata > install pages but seem to be missing some simple step along the way to have > the HYSPLIT program be able to see a NETCDF library is installed. What I > do is: > > tar xzvf netcdf-c-184.108.40.206.tar.gz > cd netcdf-220.127.116.11 > ./ configure --prefix=/usr/local --disable-netcdf4 --disable-dap > --with-udunits > sudo make install > make check > > I've attached the config.log file. > > Any help or guidance or teaching you can provide a newbie would be most > appreciated. My main goal is to convert WRF data to ARL format using > HYSPLIT. I have been successful installing HYSPLIT but have been unable to > get the NETCDF libraries to work. > > Thanks in advance, > Joel > > -- > Joel Dreessen > Meteorologist > Air Monitoring Program > Maryland Department of the Environment > 1800 Washington Blvd, Suite 730 > Baltimore, MD 21230 > Office: (410) 537-3296 > Fax: (410) 537-4243 > Email: address@hidden > > Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: HPQ-121364 Department: Support netCDF Priority: Normal Status: Closed
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