Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of VariablesAsContainers


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04/12/13 04:36:32 (6 years ago)
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markh
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  • VariablesAsContainers

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    1616    container_type
    1717}}}
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    1819is introduced, to be used only with container variables. This will be a new controlled vocabulary for CF.
    1920
    2021A specific type of container variable is defined for the purpose of defining vector quantities.
     22
    2123{{{
    2224    container_type = "spatial_vector"
    2325}}}
     26
    2427The spatial_vector container variable defines an attribute for the name of the vector quantity:
     28
    2529{{{
    2630    vector_name
    2731}}}
    28  a set of attributes for the definition of components:
     32
     33and a set of attributes for the definition of components:
     34
    2935{{{
    3036    i_component
     
    3541    magnitude
    3642}}}
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    3744Each of these attributes points to one and only one data variable within the dataset. All referenced components are CF data variables which exist in the dataset.
    3845