python-gribapi - Python module for the ECMWF GRIB API library

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-gribapi
Package version 1.14.4
Package release 5
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 278 B
Download size 58.79 KB
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The ECMWF GRIB API is an application program interface accessible from C and
FORTRAN programs developed for encoding and decoding WMO FM-92 GRIB edition 1
and edition 2 messages.
This is a Python wrapper for the GRIB API library.
ECMWF is the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-gribapi_1.14.4-5_i386.deb 1.14.4 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-gribapi - - -


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libc6 >= 2.14
libgrib-api0 >= 1.14.3
libpython2.7 >= 2.7
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python-numpy >= 1:1.8.0
python-numpy-abi9 -
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


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python2.7-gribapi -


Type URL
Binary Package python-gribapi_1.14.4-5_amd64.deb
Source Package grib-api

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python-gribapi deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-gribapi




2016-01-13 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.4-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add libpng-dev, zlib1g-dev, libjpeg-dev, libjasper-dev to lgrib-api-dev
dependencies, because cmake build scripts make compiles depend on them.
* Add patch for Hurd compilation.
2016-01-12 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.4-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Don't record build paths in ecbuild_config.h. Breaks reproducibility.
2016-01-12 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* libgrib-api-dev depends on libaec-dev as it ships dependencies in the
cmake scripts.
* Drop chrpath in favor of using ENABLE_RPATH=OFF in cmake
* Build-Conflict on libgrib-api-dev, to avoid incorrect libs being
used during testing. Set LD_LIBRARY_PATH during testing to find
correct libs.
2016-01-07 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add /usr/lib/cmake/grib_api/* files to -dev package for magics++
* Add new binaries to /usr/bin in libgrib-api-tools
2016-01-05 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2015-12-07 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make builds reproducible.
* Links libs --as-needed
* Set DISABLE_OS_CHECK=ON for Hurd, etc.
2015-11-30 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.14.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Switch to new ECMWF cmake-based buildsystem. Patches needed for 
static libs, soname support.
* Enable python-gribapi package.
* Enable libaec support.
* Use xz compression
2015-08-07 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.13.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Rebuilt against gcc/gfortran 5 for transition. 
2015-08-07 - Alastair McKinstry <>
grib-api (1.13.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Move to version 1.13.1 needed by CDO.
* Update homepage again.
2014-10-06 - Enrico Zini <>
grib-api (1.12.3-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream version
- grib_api has an official soname now!
* Updated Homepage. Closes: #746454
Thanks: AnĂ­bal Monsalve Salazar <>
* Updated Standards-Version, no changes required

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