Chad, > Thank you for your response Steve. Yes, when it's done, I'd like to > contribute it to Unidata. > > I've written a program to read a binary file containing gridded data > and write it to a netCDF file for easier handling. I want to encode > the time variable to conform to CF conventions. The time series begins > in January 1880 and I want the units to be "days since 1880-01-01". Then just set the "units" attribute for the time variable to "days since 1880-01-01". Programs that read the data can easily convert the time values using UDUNITS-2 converter objects, if necessary. > As a side note, I wrote and somewhat tested an F2003 interface to the > old udunits package. It's able to get done what I need to get done, > but I'd like to accomplish the same thing in the new udunits package. The UDUNIT-2 package is much better than the original UDUNITS package. Regards, Steve Emmerson Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: SJT-401280 Department: Support UDUNITS Priority: Normal Status: Closed
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