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EPIC Programs

EPIC programs and documentation are available from PMEL's anonymouse ftp directory: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/epic/

README.EPIC.FIRST Information about the files under this directory
README.EPIC Brief document describing EPIC (ascii text)
README.EPIC.INSTALL Instructions for installing EPIC on your system
EPIC-MANUAL.ASCII EPIC manual (ascii text)
epic.pdf EPIC manual (Adobe Acrobat Format)
epic_src.tar.Z EPIC program source compressed tar file
epic_man.tar.Z man pages for EPIC programs (note: these are also included in epic_src.tar.Z)
epic_spectral_bin-sun4.tar.Z static linked binary exectables of seven EPIC spectral analysis programs compiled on Sun-4.(Users whos machine doesn't have IMSL library may want to get the binary files. The source for these programs is included in the epic_src.tar.Z file.)
btree_src.tar.Z BTREE library source compressed tar file
gdbm_src.tar.Z GDBM library source compressed tar file
epic.key Most recent version of epic.key file
EPIC System Library (epslib)

EPIC system library(epslib) is required before you install the EPIC programs. EPIC system library is available from PMEL's anonymouse ftp directory: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/eps/.

README Information about the files under this directory
eps.tar.gz Compressed tar file of EPSLIB soruce code.
epstest.tar.Z Compressed tar file contains EPS testing programs.
eps-util.tar.Z compressed tar file contains some EPS utility programs. (For example, EPS time converting programs.)
epslib.ps.Z Compressed Postscript file of EPSLIB manual. (print last page first)
netCDF software netCDF software (link to UNIDATA web site)
examples/ Directory contains example programs.
EPIC Database Programs

EPIC system supports several database systems, such as Ingres, mSQL, postgreSQL, and MySQL, to management the EPIC data files.

The EPIC/mSQL database management system package contains software that create EPIC/mSQL database, load data, and retreive data from the database. It is available from PMEL's anonymous ftp: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/epic//epic-msql/

The EPIC/MySQL database management system package will be available soon.

README.epic-msql Instructions for installing EPIC/msql on your system
bin/ Directory contains compiled EPIC/msql binary programs for Solaris.
 
MexEPS (EPIC-Matlab Interface)

Mexeps is an interface between MATLAB and EPIC System including many other netCDF file conventions, such as those produced by Ferret, WHOI, etc. MexEPS and other example programs are available from PMEL's anonymous ftp: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/eps/mexeps/.

README Information about the files under this directory and Instructions for installing MexEPS on your system
MexEPS source
Compressed tar file of MexEPS soruce code.
src/ Directory contains MexEPS source code
mexeps-help.tar.Z Compressed tar file of MATLAB help script for MexEPS function
help-m/ Directory contains MATLAB help script for MexEPS function
mexeps/
Compressed tar file of data files and example scripts using MexEPS function read and write data files.
examples/ Directory contains data files and example scripts using MexEPS function read and write data files.
epic.key Most recent version of epic.key file
 
EPIC Examples

The EPIC example package contains example programs and data files illustrating the use of the EPIC system tools, EPS library and PPLUS Scientific Graphics package. It is available from PMEL's anonymous ftp: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/eps/examples.

README.examples Information about the files under this directory
examples.tar.Z
Compressed tar file of easy, short C, Fortran and pplus programs using EPSLIB to read and write data files, and making plots and animations.
examples_expert.tar.Z More complex example programs.
examples_static_bin.tar.Z SunOS4.* static-linked utilities: m2hdf, m2xv and xds for use with above examples.
 
Plot Plus Graphic Package (PPLUS)

Click the link for more information about PPLUS Graphic Package The information here is provided for users interested in the PMEL application software which utilizes PPLUS graphics. ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/eps/pplus

README.PPLUS Information about the files under this directory
pplus.tar.gz
Compressed tar file of PPLUS source code include m2gif source code, PPLUS manual and PPLUS netCDF calculator manual
pplus_linux_i386.tbz Compiled binary of PPLUS for Linux
m2gif.tar.Z Compressed tar file of m2gif source code include GD library source code used by m2gif. (m2gif converts Plot Plus meta files into GIF format)
pplus.pdf PPLUS manual (Adobe Acrobat Format)
nccalc.pdf PPLUS netCDF calculator manual (Adobe Acrobat Format)
testepic.ppc
testepic.ps
testepic.cdf
sample PPLUS/calculator script, data file used in the script, and postscript output generated by the script.
examp.tar.Z examples of PPLUS/netCDF calculator scripts with netcdf files
   
EPIC Web Utilities

Several EPIC Web Utilities are available from PMEL's anonymous ftp site: ftp://ftp.pmel.noaa.gov/OCRD/webutil

AnyURL.tar.Z
AnyURL/
AnyURL source code
cover.tar.Z
cover
cover utility source code
m2gif.tar.Z
m2gif/
m2gif source code include GD library source code used by m2gif. (m2gif converts Plot Plus meta files into GIF format)
m2gif-samples/ sample gif files generated by m2gif
 
Java Applications and Utilities

Following Java Applications and EPIC Java Utilities are available from PMEL's anonymous ftp site:

ncBrowse
(Download)
ncBrowse is a Java application that provides flexible, interactive graphical displays of data and attributes from a wide range of netCDF data file conventions.
MultiView
(Download)
MultiView is a Java application that provides interactive graphical display of Plot Plus meta files. MultiView can save the graphics in several output formats.
OceanShare Collaborative tool to provide local and network access to oceanographic data.
SGT
Scientific Graphics Toolkit
EPIC Java EPIC Java Library

 

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