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Degrib: Download

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Full Package (MS-Windows).  This consists of the source code and the compiled MS-Windows executables for degrib.  In addition it has the NDFD image generation programs (ImageGen) to create static maps.

  • degrib-install.exe (Version 2.03 : 15,774,571 bytes : 8/19/2014) (was "ndfd-demo.exe") (md5sum=aa83af9d5e129e5ab36412edb59d06ff)
    This install program creates short cuts, so please run it with the appropriate permisions.
    Note: It has been reported that in some browsers, the "degrib-install.exe" link stops at about 178k.  Please verify that you get the full 15,774,571 bytes.
  • degrib-all.exe (Version 2.03 : 16,289,280 bytes : 8/19/2014) (md5sum=c2fee0ec80dd04f2b3a78234cec77e40)
  • This does not create short cuts (for those with permissions issues).

Source Code Package.  This consists of source code for degrib.

  • degrib-src.tar.gz (Version 2.03 : 6,267,765 bytes : 8/19/2014) (md5sum=809fddab7f8668b770e3f8a7feb53a0e)
  • degrib-src.tar (Version 2.03 : 64,604,160 bytes : 8/19/2014) (md5sum=ef979a4fe675e072ebac9d7bf94bc6f6)
  • Note: The tar balls were created using "gnu-tar".  I have found that "aix-tar" does not always play nice with them.

Executable Package (MS-Windows).  This consists of the compiled MS-Windows executables for degrib.

  • degrib-bin.exe (Version 2.03 : 7,325,184 bytes : 8/19/2014) (md5sum=ba0e75c20f3f30ca9e3a097066db7397)

Note: There are 3 flavors of degrib included in all downloads:

  1. degrib, the command line version;
  2. tcldegrib, a version which interfaces with Tcl, and allows one to create command line scripts for automating downloads;
  3. tkdegrib, the GUI version of degrib, which uses Tcl/Tk to make it cross-platform capable.

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