Data Configuration for Cubes

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Data_Configuration_for_Cubes Description: [[TermDesc::This is an automatically created python dictionary. Contains Coverages, Fields, dimensions, units and other descriptions. All this information is automatically extracted from the netCDF-CF files. Each file becomes a coverage, Each variable becomes a field. The Capabilities Processor for Cubes uses this configuration information.]]

Glossary Domain: WCS

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[[Links::NetCDF-CF Capabilities Processor Coverage Processor for Cubes

To create a WCS service for cube data, just copy the netCDF-CF files into the provider folder.

  • Each file becomes a coverage.
  • Each variable becomes a field.

This is by far the easiest way to create a WCS service. Examples are testprovider which comes with the installation package, and NASA which serves some datasets downloaded from NASA.]]


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