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Real.exe and WRF.exe not building

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Hi.... Please can you help me go through the attached files, the executable files (real.exe and wrf.exe) are not being built at the WRF/main directory after compiling. I dont really have a clue as to the cause of the problem


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This is the error:

time mpif90 -o module_cumulus_driver.o -c -O2 -ftree-vectorize -funroll-loops -w -ffree-form -ffree-line-length-none -fconvert=big-endian -frecord-marker=4 -I../dyn_em -I../dyn_nmm -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/external/esmf_time_f90 -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/main -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/external/io_netcdf -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/external/io_int -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/frame -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/share -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/phys -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/wrftladj -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/chem -I/home/christ_eye/WRF/WRF/inc -I/home/christ_eye/Build_WRF/LIBRARIES/netcdf-4.1.3/include module_cumulus_driver.f90

use netcdf
Fatal Error: Can't open module file ‘netcdf.mod’ for reading at (1): No such file or directory
compilation terminated

The missing file should be in:


Check and confirm that the path is correct.

Confirm that the NETCDF was successful built and that you did a "make install" to actually
copy the files to their destination.