On Wednesday 19 October 2016, ECMWF will update the default versions of its GRIB API, EMOSLIB, ecCodes, Magics, and Metview packages to the versions specified in the table below.
|Package||Default version||Release notes||Download page|
|GRIB-API||1.15.0||1.17.0||GRIB API version 1.16.0|
GRIB API version 1.17.0
|EMOSLIB||4.4.1||4.4.3||History of EMOSLIB changes||EMOSLIB Releases|
|Magics||2.29.0||2.29.5||Latest News||Magics Releases|
|ecCodes||0.16.0||2.0.0||ecCodes version 2.0.0 released||ecCodes Releases|
Please see the Release notes for full details of the changes implemented in each package.
How to use the new versions for testing before the update of 19 October 2016
The new versions of the software packages can be selected by using the commands:
How to revert to the old versions in case of problems after the update of 19 October 2016
Users that experience problems with the new default software packages after the update of 19 October will be able to revert to the old default versions. These can be selected with the commands: