Jump to content
GMS, SMS, and WMS User Forum

HDF5 Compression


Rob Virtue
 Share

Recommended Posts

Neither the GMS wiki nor manual have much information on HDF5 compression other than stating what is achieved with a compression of 1. What are the advantages and disadvantages or different compression values?

Based on our testing we have found that a compression value of 1 works best. We have not found many cases where a compression value greater than 1 significantly improved compression. Further, the higher compression values usually increase the read/write times to the file.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...