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OpenFOAM with ICC - Intel's ICC is "allergic" to AMD CPUs

Posted July 20, 2012 at 11:17 by wyldckat
Updated August 1, 2012 at 05:32 by wyldckat
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This is yet another one of my "rants on my blog" I do once in a while.

So today I was trying to reproduce this report: http://www.openfoam.org/mantisbt/view.php?id=590 - I was curious about this, because ICC is known for having great optimization on Intel processors (or at least it had in the past), as well as being completely free for non-commercial use on Linux.

The detail here is that I don't have an Intel CPU on my home computer. I've got an AMD 1055T x6 ...
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Small Rants, part 2

Posted September 2, 2011 at 19:44 by wyldckat

First part of this blog post: Small Rants, that look more like something that came out of dreams...

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Rant #3 - This one is about the novel "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy". Unfortunately I've never read the whole novel, but my mind crunched some numbers based on what I read on Wikipedia. You can see the summary here at Wikipedia. For more on the plot, see Phrases from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

So,...
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Small Rants, that look more like something that came out of dreams...

Posted September 2, 2011 at 19:32 by wyldckat

Well... I'm somewhat lazy, so instead of creating a personal blog elsewhere, I'll rant a bit more here at cfd-online.com/Forums, right here in my user blog


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Rant #1 - Technically, it seems that Google's name is explained here:
Nonetheless, today I noticed something interesting when I wrote somewhere [1]:
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the good people
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I never thought I would post so much in any forum in my life time...

Posted July 22, 2011 at 17:15 by wyldckat
Updated April 17, 2016 at 17:40 by wyldckat

I find it interesting the number of posts I've already made on the cfd-online.com/Forums. So I'll start keeping track of the interesting numbers here on this blog post

My post #1000: http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/ope...tml#post301586

My post #1234: http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/ope...tml#post317074

My post #1350: http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/ope...tml#post322771...
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Read this before emailing/PM me

Posted October 4, 2010 at 08:55 by wyldckat
Updated May 31, 2014 at 12:34 by wyldckat

Greetings to all!

This is an open letter to all OpenFOAM users that wish to contact me asking about problems they are having with OpenFOAM.

First of all, please ask in the public forum. There is a good forum thread that explains how to get: http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/ope...-get-help.html

Private messages sent to me should only be used if and only if:
  • You need to provide me sensitive information about a case that should
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