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nunoinlux January 6, 2007 06:39

Hi All, I just installed Op
 
Hi All,

I just installed OpenFoam-1.3 following the README file instructions and everything seems to be ok. However when i run FoamX i get these messages

Starting NameServer with inet:cftc2:1234 ...
nsd: error while loading shared libraries: libelf.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

how may i solve this?

nunoinlux January 6, 2007 06:46

ok ok ... sorry about that. I
 
ok ok ... sorry about that. I just found the lib necessary and installed the package that had it http://www.cfd-online.com/OpenFOAM_D...part/happy.gif it seems to work ok
thx anyway

aksmed March 3, 2007 11:55

hi > it is my first time to u
 
hi
> it is my first time to use openfoam. After install
> openfoam on my computer (linux- Redhat 9.0), i run
> FoamX. but i have some problem, i hope that you help
> me for resolve them :
>
>
>
> 1. firstly i test my installation
> [root@pc-astro-am bin]# ./foamInstallationTest
> Executing ./foamInstallationTest:
>
>
> Checking basic setup...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Shell: bash
> Host: pc-astro-am
> OS: Linux version 2.4.21-4.ELsmp
> User: root
> User_config: /root/.bashrc
> Foam_config: /root/.OpenFOAM-1.3/bashrc sourced
> correctly.
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Checking main FOAM env variables...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Environment_variable Set_to_file_or_directory
> Valid Crit
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- $WM_PROJECT_INST_DIR /root/OpenFOAM
> yes yes
> $WM_PROJECT_USER_DIR /root/OpenFOAM/root-1.3
> yes no
> $FOAM_JOB_DIR /root/OpenFOAM/jobControl
> no yes
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Checking the FOAM env variables set on the PATH...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Environment_variable Set_to_file_or_directory
> Valid Path Crit
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- $WM_PROJECT_DIR /root/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-1.3
> yes yes yes
>
> $FOAM_USER_APPBIN
> ...-1.3/applications/bin/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes no
> $FOAM_APPBIN
> ...-1.3/applications/bin/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes yes
> $WM_DIR /root/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-1.3/wmake
> yes yes yes
> $FOAMX_PATH
> ...ations/utilities/preProcessing/FoamX yes no yes
> $CEI_HOME /usr/local/ensight/CEI
> no no
>
> $JAVA_PATH
> /root/OpenFOAM/linux/j2sdk1.4.2_05 yes yes no
> $MICO_ARCH_PATH
> ...mico-2.3.11/platforms/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes yes
> $LAM_ARCH_PATH
> ...c/lam-7.1.1/platforms/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes yes
> $MPICH_ARCH_PATH --------- env variable not set
> --------- no
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Checking the FOAM env variables set on the
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Environment_variable Set_to_file_or_directory
> Valid Path Crit
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- $FOAM_LIBBIN
> ...FOAM/OpenFOAM-1.3/lib/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes yes
> $FOAM_USER_LIBBIN
> ...OpenFOAM/root-1.3/lib/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes no
> $LAM_ARCH_PATH
> ...c/lam-7.1.1/platforms/linuxGcc4DPOpt yes yes yes
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Software versions
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Software Version Location
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- gcc 4.1.0
> /root/OpenFOAM/linux/gcc-4.1.0/bin/gcc
> java 1.4.2_05
> /root/OpenFOAM/linux/j2sdk1.4.2_05/bin/java
> gzip 1.3.3 /bin/gzip
> tar 1.3.3 /bin/tar
> icoFoam
> ...M/OpenFOAM-1.3/applications/bin/linuxGcc4DPOpt/icoFoam
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Checking file/directory permissions...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- File/directory Set
> Reqd Crit
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
>
> Checking networking...
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Action Result
> Crit
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>---- Pinging_pc-astro-am Successful
> yes
> Pinging_localHost Successful
> yes
> Test_rsh:
> Unsuccessful_connection_refused* yes
> Test_ssh: Successful
> yes
> (*) Only one of rsh or ssh is required by the Foam
> enviroment.
>
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>----
>
> Base configuration ok.
>
> Critical systems ok.
>
> 2. secondly, I run FoamX
>
> [root@pc-astro-am bin]# FoamX
> Starting NameServer with inet:pc-astro-am:1234 ...
> nsd: error while loading shared libraries:
> libelf.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such
> file or directory
>
>
> when i receive this message, i configure mico
>
> 3. i configure mico-2.3.11 :
> [root@pc-astro-am mico-2.3.11]# ./configure
> loading cache ./config.cache
> checking for extra include and lib directories...
> checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
> checking target system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
> checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking whether the C compiler (gcc ) works... no
> configure: error: installation or configuration
> problem: C compiler cannot create executables.
>
> but in this part, i have problem to configure
> mico-2.3.11.
>
>
>
> thank you veru much, and i will be very grateful.
> with best regards
>
>

marhamat March 3, 2007 16:16

Hello mohamad Did you test
 
Hello mohamad

Did you test the Fomers suggestion in:
http://www.cfd-online.com/OpenFOAM_D...tml?1165227248

Marhamat

aksmed March 5, 2007 04:43

dear Marhamat i have resolv
 
dear Marhamat

i have resolved my problem, thank you very much.

with best regadrs

martapajon August 9, 2007 11:05

Could somebody please explain
 
Could somebody please explain step by step how to solver the problem of the missing lib that Nunos comented in this board?(c099935@ssxp6664f [116] 02:38 PM [cavity] FoamX
Starting NameServer with inet:ssxp6664f.sims.cranfield.ac.uk:1234 ...
nsd: error while loading shared libraries: libelf.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
)
for the understanding of somebody how has never used Linux?
With package should I install? from where? how? Can I do it if I am not administrator (root)?
I am using Linux CentOS.

Thank you very much for your help and best regards!!!!

Marta

santos September 11, 2007 20:13

Hello Marta You just need t
 
Hello Marta

You just need to install the package that provides libelf library to your linux distribution.

In the case of CentOS, the package should be a RPM one, probably available from the repositories.

This should work (if libelf is the correct name):
su -c 'yum install libelf'

Good luck!

Regards,
Josť Santos


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