CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
www.cfd-online.com
[Sponsors]
Home > Forums > enGrid

where's the blockmeshdict?

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   May 6, 2013, 18:00
Default where's the blockmeshdict?
  #1
New Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 8
Rep Power: 4
elephantwalker is on a distinguished road
I've done the tutorial, and exported an openFOAM problem. But I notice that the blockmeshDict file is nowhere to be found. How do I get this file?
-Lawrence
elephantwalker is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   May 6, 2013, 19:04
Default
  #2
Super Moderator
 
Bruno Santos
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Posts: 8,312
Blog Entries: 34
Rep Power: 84
wyldckat is just really nicewyldckat is just really nicewyldckat is just really nicewyldckat is just really nice
Hi Lawrence,

The "blockMeshDict" file is only needed when you have no other means to generate a mesh This is because blockMesh is (one of) the most basic meshers available in OpenFOAM.

If you look into the folder "constant/polyMesh", you should see several files that define your mesh! You can double check this by running:
Code:
paraFoam
from the command line.

Best regards,
Bruno
wyldckat is offline   Reply With Quote

Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can't find my mistake blockMeshDict jelzinga OpenFOAM Native Meshers: blockMesh 8 March 19, 2015 02:08
OpenFOAM blockMeshDict sihaqqi OpenFOAM Native Meshers: blockMesh 2 February 1, 2013 04:49
BlockMeshDict for a Pipe sen.1986 OpenFOAM 1 March 19, 2012 16:41
PLease somebody help:problem while changing blockMeshDict file vivek070176 OpenFOAM Installation 1 June 11, 2010 17:51
A script for combining two blockMeshDict yingfeng OpenFOAM Native Meshers: blockMesh 0 August 26, 2009 16:05


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 16:47.