python-h5py - general-purpose Python interface to hdf5 (Python 2)

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Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository NeuroDebian Main i386
Package filename python-h5py_2.7.1-2~nd90+1_i386.deb
Package name python-h5py
Package version 2.7.1
Package release 2~nd90+1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category python
License -
Maintainer NeuroDebian Maintainers <>
Download size 551.81 KB
Installed size 2.73 MB
HDF5 for Python (h5py) is a general-purpose Python interface to the
Hierarchical Data Format library, version 5. HDF5 is a versatile, mature
scientific software library designed for the fast, flexible storage of
enormous amounts of data.
From a Python programmer's perspective, HDF5 provides a robust way to
store data, organized by name in a tree-like fashion. You can create
datasets (arrays on disk) hundreds of gigabytes in size, and perform
random-access I/O on desired sections. Datasets are organized in a
filesystem-like hierarchy using containers called "groups", and accessed
using the tradional POSIX /path/to/resource syntax.
H5py provides a simple, robust read/write interface to HDF5 data from
Python. Existing Python and Numpy concepts are used for the interface;
for example, datasets on disk are represented by a proxy class that
supports slicing, and has dtype and shape attributes. HDF5 groups are
presented using a dictionary metaphor, indexed by name.
This package provides the modules for Python 2.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-h5py_2.7.1-2~nd90+1_amd64.deb 2.7.1 amd64 NeuroDebian Main
python-h5py_2.7.0-1_amd64.deb 2.7.0 amd64 Debian Main
python-h5py_2.7.0-1_i386.deb 2.7.0 i386 Debian Main
python-h5py - - -


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libc6 >= 2.4
libhdf5-100 -
neurodebian-popularity-contest -
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python-numpy >= 1:1.10.0~b1
python-numpy-abi9 -
python-six -
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~
python:any << 2.8


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Binary Package python-h5py_2.7.1-2~nd90+1_i386.deb
Source Package h5py

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb stretch main contrib non-free
  2. Install GPG key of the repository:
    # sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver hkp:// 0xA5D32F012649A5A9
  3. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  4. Install python-h5py deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-h5py

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