[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Serving local netCDF files though DODS

On Wed, 2004-11-03 at 17:30, Tennessee James Leeuwenburg wrote:
> I am able to server local netCDF files from the current version of the 
> Thredds server. I have been struggling to get remote files working, so 
> my understanding may be flawed, but as far as I can tell, this is how 
> things work.
> Thredds uses a "service" to work out how to fetch your data. Each data 
> set has a "service" which you specify by "name" which says how the data 
> should be fetched. You can have a "NetCDF" serviceType for NetCDF data, 
> or "DODS" for data fetched from a DODS server. The "base" for local 
> netCDF files should point to a directory on your filesystem, including 
> any trailing "/".

Thanks for the info. I've set up several Aggregation Servers, but always
using OPeNDAP servers, never using local netCDF files. One question: the
"base"; that pathname is usually relative in the examples I've seen.
Relative to what?

   James Gallagher                                         OPeNDAP, Inc.
   address@hidden                         http://www.opendap.org
   Voice/Fax: 406.723.8663

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.