Well, I've been meaning to this for a while now, so here goes - This a list of threads that could prove useful to new comers to OpenFOAM on how to build it as well as the Third Party tools.
Keep in mind
- That this isn't going to answer all of the questions you might have, but should help you with the more usual issues you might have.
- The solution you seek might only come along after reading most of the thread each link points to.
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