Changes between Version 22 and Version 23 of access/BomAccessDocumentation/bom-nwptools


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Jun 24, 2019 3:31:08 PM (3 weeks ago)
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    6868* Cartopy is usually made available through iris and that has some compatibility issues as noted elsewhere. Some versions of cartopy have issues with some versions of matplotlib. See [https://code.metoffice.gov.uk/trac/varpy/ticket/67 varpy ticket 67] and [https://code.metoffice.gov.uk/trac/varpy/ticket/185 varpy ticket 185] for examples.
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     70* Cartopy requires data files that are automatically downloaded into a user's {{{.local}}} directory if the are not found in a pre-installed location. This must be avoided as it will break any suites that do not run cartopy on a data-mover node (i.e., all of them) as shared and compute nodes do not have external access. A shared location that is defined in the installed package for these files is essential.
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    7072* The sphinx package, pep8, and associated modules are used for automatic documentation generation and code tidying respectively. These are not required in the operation of the code but they are for admin purposes in varpy. Sphinx and pep8 are part of the Met Office scitools environment.