Binary package “libhdf4-doc” in ubuntu precise

The Hierarchical Data Format library -- documentation

 HDF is a multi-object file format for storing and transferring
 graphical and numerical data mainly used in scientific computing.
 HDF supports several different data models, including multidimensional
 arrays, raster images, and tables.
 Each defines a specific aggregate data type and provides an API for
 reading, writing, and organizing the data and metadata. New data models
 can be added by the HDF developers or users.
 This package contains user guide and reference manual for HDF format
 and API