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Newsletter #118
February 18, 2011


Release of HDF5-1.8.6

The HDF5-1.8.6 release is now available. Many thanks to the users on the HDF-Forum who helped us test this release.

HDF5-1.8.6 can be downloaded from:


This page can be accessed from The HDF Group Downloads page:


The HDF5 1.8.6 documentation is located in:


For information on HDF5, see the HDF5 home page:


HDF5 1.8.6 is a minor release, but contains important new features and bug fixes. New features and changes in this release include the following:

This release contains many other important changes not listed here. Please be sure to read the Release Notes, for a comprehensive list of new features and bug fixes:


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