CVDP | Code

Current CVDP version: 4.1.0  (released Dec 22 2016)

To run the CVDP package, you must have NCL (v6.2.0 or newer) installed on your system. The CVDP also uses Image Magick to convert postscript files to .png and to remove the white space around plots.

NCL/CVDP Compatibility
NCL version CVDP version
6.3.0 v3.7.0 or newer
6.2.1 v3.3.1 or newer
6.2.0 v3.3.0 or newer

Note that the CVDP is distributed as is and with limited support. See the Support page to see the CVDP README file and for more details. Observational datasets are not distributed with the CVDP as the package allows the user to choose which dataset they wish to include in their analysis.


CGD Account Holders
Simply copy the file from here and unpack:

If you do not have a CGD account
Other users can get the code from the release code repository. A short registration is required to access the repository. After registering, you will receive an email containing a user name and password that is necessary to gain access to the repository. Once approval is granted for access to the release repository, users may freely download the diagnostic packages. For more details on utilizing the release repository, please see the section on Downloading CCSM in the User's Guide.

Once you are registered the CVDP code is available on the web or by checking the code out with the following command:
svn export