The HDF-EOS Metadata Updater is a tool that extracts, replaces and updates metadata in an HDF-EOS file. This program accesses three kinds of metadata: CoreMetadata (InventoryMetadata), ArchiveMetadata and CollectionMetadata.
The HEMU package contains a
Makefile. The user needs to set HDF4 and HDF5 library paths
-lszneeds to be added to
If the HDF5 library is 1.8 or higher, the user may get compilation errors about the number of
arguments, which can be avoided by adding
The package includes a text document
readme_linux.txt. This text file explains
how to use this program. The following is an example that extracts metadata from a real AMSR-E AE_RnGd file from NSIDC.
Users can download this file