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sirocco-genesis is an interactive graphic user interface for model pre/post-processing (structured and unstructured grids) and database editing. It has basics Geographical Information System capabilities linked with numerical models pre/post-processing utilities. The most useful sections allows you to:
- build quality structured/unstructured meshes from scratch (automated processing and interactive editing)
- display many popular netcdf gridded database in their geographical context (MERCATOR-Ocean, Symphonie, ROMS, MARS, WW3, ECMWF, WRF, ...):
- layer display
- vertical profiles and sections
- horizontal sections
- time series etc...
- display/edit shorelines and ocean bathymetry dataset
- create quality printing files (true postscript, GIF, JPEG, etc...)
- and many other things...
sirocco-genesis software distribution is based on Mercurial and automake tools. New releases are routinely produced to fit users needs and fix bugs. genesis is available through the Mercurial repository at https://hg.legos.obs-mip.fr/genesis.
The repositories are available from https://hg.legos.obs-mip.fr. To access the repositories you must:
- add the following lines in your
[hostfingerprints] # If and only if this fingerprint is not given in your hg config, # then it will be shown in the output of the following command: # hg clone --insecure https://hg.legos.obs-mip.fr/poc-solvers hg.legos.obs-mip.fr = cc:9b:9c:f9:5a:a9:d5:6f:5b:0a:fa:30:9a:a4:6c:de:2c:11:47:bb
- set your
https_proxyenvironnement variable if you have to use a proxy to browse the web
Additional information for Mercurial depot download is available in ftp://ftp.legos.obs-mip.fr/pub/ecola/README.html.
Instructions for depot installation and update
At first installation, you need to clone the depot by using in a local directory:
genesis-depot> hg clone https://hg.legos.obs-mip.fr/genesis .
Autotools suite is necessary to install the local depot. First initialize the "configure" command :
genesis-depot> autoreconf -si
Latter on, you can follow genesis developments and fixing by routinely updating the depot:
genesis-depot> hg pull https://hg.legos.obs-mip.fr/genesis
genesis-depot> hg update
After depot update, you will need to re-compile (see next section).
See following instructions for installation and compiling.
A user guide for installation is available here.
Minimal dataset for a quick start
Documentation (under construction)
the painful side of the story... We are now feeding the user manual and documentation pages, but the way is long...
In case where the latest release will not install properly on your machine, you can try your luck with former versions: