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Spyros Stamatelos December 18, 2006 17:00

STL file import to GAMBIT
 
Hey guys, I am trying to import an STL format geometry file in GAMBIT but it produces an error: 'Error encountered while reading the header information'. I have also tried to convert the file via the fe2ram command but it did not work either. Moreover does anyone know how to transform a STAR-CD format file (.cel) in FLUENT format?

Thanks a lot for your help I appreciate it

Spyros

Michael B December 19, 2006 05:56

Re: STL file import to GAMBIT
 
If you have problems with STL or other formats, try to read it into a CAD package to see what's wrong.

Darthvader December 25, 2006 08:45

Re: STL file import to GAMBIT
 
The file header is probably corrupt. Check the file again


Kevin Shanley January 11, 2007 13:20

Re: STL file import to GAMBIT
 
Hello.

I am getting the same error.

The header doesn't appear corrupted; what should it look like?

Thanks, Kevin


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