Where are my data?¶
The model and dataset files are downloaded automatically by
pooch to the default
cache location on your operating system. The location varies depending on your system
and configuration. We provide the
rockhound.data_location function that will
return the data storage location on your system.
You can overwrite the local storage directory by setting the
environment variable to the desired path.
All data fetching functions (see API Reference) take an optional
Setting it to
False will tell the function to return the path to the data file
instead of loading it into a Python variable.
Use this to figure out where specific data files are and in case you wish to load the