JGOFS Reference Documents
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- Paper describing data system This
the principles of the data system. (Note - it is a large file (1.4
MB) because of figures and, on some UNIX systems, requires using
lpr -s in order to print it.
- Default Formats Describes pre-existing
formats. If you
put your data in one of these, you will not need to write a "method."
- Method Writing Guide How to construct
a "method" or
translator for a particular data storage scheme in order to put
the data on-line.
- A beginner's guide to the X windows
JGOFS interface Describes how to use the data system from the X
windows menu interface. Also discusses how to subselect
information from data objects.
- Using the data system from programs
Describes the calls
you can use from C or Fortran programs to open a data object, read
the values, and close it. Other functions access comments,
variable attributes, etc.
- Summary from the data system workshop
This has all the
slides from the data system workshop May 24-25, 1995.