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The Red Hat Enterprise Linux at ERAU Directory Structure

/wx Directories

/wx/appsWeather programs, applications, and scripts /wx/casesArchives of interesting weather events and projects /wx/gempakReal time weather data in GEMPAK and text file formats /wx/goesrReal time and archived data from GOES-16 and GOES-17 satellites /wx/gribReal time weather data in grib file formats /wx/imagesReal time weather data in JPG, GIF, and PNG image formats
/wx/lightningReal time and archived lightning data from USPLN and NLDN networks /wx/storageWorkspace for large projects

Applications and Programs

GEMPAK

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. You may now use GEMPAK programs via the command line.

NMAP2

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select NMAP.

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: nmap_start

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. Enter command: nmap2

NSHARP

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select NSHARP.

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: nsharp_start

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. Enter command: nsharp

NWX

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select NWX.

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: nwx_start

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. Enter command: nwx

GARP

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select GARP.

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: garp_start

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. Enter command: garp

Unidata IDV

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select Unidata IDV.

McIDAS-V

  1. Open the Applications Menu, and under ERAU Applications, select McIDAS-V.

Or...

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: garp_start

Tools

Loading GEMPAK Case Studies with case_launcher

  1. Open a terminal.
  2. Enter command: tcsh to change your terminal to C Shell.
  3. Enter command: case_launcher with the name of the case study and the program you want to use.
    Exmaple: case_launcher michael garp

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