Parallel-NetCDF is a library providing high-performance I/O using MPI-IO and a customized version of the NetCDF API while still maintaining file-format compatibility with Unidata's NetCDF.
|Tags||Software Development Libraries Scientific/Engineering|
|Operating Systems||Unix POSIX|
Release Notes: Optimizations were made to reduce communication in the library. Compatibility with NetCDF 4 was improved. Support for CDF-2's special2 characters in names was added along with support for the official CDF-5 file format specification. C and Fortran APIs were enhanced. Improvements were made to the PnetCDF header and variable alignment. A better translation of MPI-IO error classes to netCDF/PnetCDF error codes was provided. Documentation was improved, including more test programs and a QuickTutorial. Fortran90 support was fixed. Other assorted bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: The CDF-2 format was added to allow for very large datasets even on 32-bit operating systems. Assorted bugs were fixed.
No changes have been submitted for this release.