Ncview

Ncview is a visual browser for netCDF format files. Typically you would use ncview to get a quick and easy, push-button look at your netCDF files. You can view simple movies of the data, view along various dimensions, take a look at the actual data values, change color maps, invert the data, etc.

Availability and Restrictions

Versions

The following versions of Ncview are available on OSC clusters:

VERSION Owens pitzer
2.1.7 X* X*
* Current default version

You can use  module spider ncview to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.

Access

Ncview is available to all OSC users without restriction.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

David W. Pierce, Open source

Usage

Usage on Owens

Set-up

To configure your environment for use of Ncview, run the following command: module load ncview. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular Ncview version, use module load ncview/version. For example, use module load ncview/2.1.7 to load Ncview 2.1.7.

Usage on Pitzer

Set-up

To configure your environment for use of Ncview, run the following command: module load ncview. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular Ncview version, use module load ncview/version. For example, use module load ncview/2.1.7 to load Ncview 2.1.7.

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