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Information about software packages installed on the ICHEC systems.

PROJ.4 - Cartographic Projections Library

Versions Installed

Fionn: 4.8.0 / 4.9.3


Proj is a standard Unix filter function which converts geographic longitude and latitude coordinates into cartesian coordinates by means of a wide variety of cartographic projection functions. For many of the projection functions the inverse conversion can also be performed.


PROJ.4 is available under the MIT license.



Additional Notes

To use PROJ.4 on Fionn, load the relevant environment module:

module load libs proj/intel/4.8.0

Further information can be obtained at http://trac.osgeo.org/proj/.

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