How to Install hdf5-tools in Ubuntu 18.04

Install hdf5-tools by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install hdf5-tools


Hierarchical Data Format 5 (HDF5) - Runtime tools

HDF5 is a file format and library for storing scientific data. HDF5 was designed and implemented to address the deficiencies of HDF4.x. It has a more powerful and flexible data model, supports files larger than 2 GB, and supports parallel I/O. . This package contains runtime tools for HDF5.


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