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gmt2bin: Create bin-index files from gmt files

NAME

gmt2bin - Create bin-index files from gmt files

SYNOPSIS

gmt2bin listfile [ -Ppath ] [ -V ]

DESCRIPTION

gmt2bin reads a file with a list of leg ids, opens each gmt file, and creates a bin-index file for each leg called <legid>.bix. These are used by binlegs to update the system files read by gmtlegs. Normally, only the data archivist will need to be concerned with these operations.
listfile
This is a one column ASCII file with one leg id pr line.

OPTIONS

-P
Sets full path to directory with gmtfiles. [Default is current directory].
-V
Selects verbose mode, which will send progress reports to stderr [Default runs "silently"].

REFERENCES

Wessel, P., and W. H. F. Smith, 2009, The Generic Mapping Tools (GMT) version 4.5.0 Technical Reference & Cookbook, SOEST/NOAA.
Wessel, P., and W. H. F. Smith, 1998, New, Improved Version of Generic Mapping Tools Released, EOS Trans., AGU, 79 (47), p. 579.
Wessel, P., and W. H. F. Smith, 1995, New Version of the Generic Mapping Tools Released, EOS Trans., AGU, 76 (33), p. 329.
Wessel, P., and W. H. F. Smith, 1995, New Version of the Generic Mapping Tools Released, http://www.agu.org/eos_elec/95154e.html, Copyright 1995 by the American Geophysical Union.
Wessel, P., and W. H. F. Smith, 1991, Free Software Helps Map and Display Data, EOS Trans., AGU, 72 (41), p. 441.

SEE ALSO

binlegs(1), dat2gmt(1), GMT(1)