pnetCDF is a high-performance parallel library to access files compatible with the netCDF formats.
- pnetCDF home: https://trac.mcs.anl.gov/projects/parallel-netcdf
When referring to the Parallel netCDF project, please use the following URLs:
- www.mcs.anl.gov/parallel-netcdf (the ‘trac’ or ‘www-unix’ URLs could change)
- http://cucis.ece.northwestern.edu/projects/PnetCDF/ (a page maintained by Northwestern University)
If you are looking for a reference to use in a published paper, please cite the SC2003 paper:
- Jianwei Li, Wei-keng Liao, Alok Choudhary, Robert Ross, Rajeev Thakur, William Gropp, Rob Latham, Andrew Siegel, Brad Gallagher, and Michael Zingale. Parallel netCDF: A Scientific High-Performance I/O Interface. In the Proceedings of ACM/IEEE conference on Supercomputing, pp. 39, November, 2003.
Usage on Bridges-2
To see what versions of pnetrCDF are available and if there is more than one, which is the default, along with some help, type
module spider parallel-netcdf
To use pnetCDF, include a command like this in your batch script or interactive session to load the pnetCDF module: (note ‘module load’ is case-sensitive):
module load parallel-netcdf