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billy July 5, 2005 17:17

Hi, I can work with runFoam

I can work with runFoamX as long as I don't change my IP address. How do I use dynamic IP adresses and keep OpenFOAM running.

mattijs July 6, 2005 07:21

Are you running on your local
Are you running on your local machine?

runFoamX uses the name of the machine. Have a look inside the script. It gets the hostname ($HOSTNAME) either from your FoamXClient.cfg file or from `uname -n`. Either way your o.s. should adapt the tables such that the hosntame resolves to the correct IP address.

Alternatively set in the FoamXClient.cfg the org.omg.CORBA.ORBInitialHost variable to 'localhost' which should be a special address.
( which always resolves to your local machine.

ztdep July 19, 2005 02:50

Dear: i meet the following
i meet the following proble,when i perrform a installcheck, please tell me how to active the rsh and ssh ,thank you very much! ...ry_for_""_in_/etc/hosts yes

Pinging_localHost Successful yes
Test_rsh: Not_active* yes
Test_ssh: Not_active* yes
FATAL ERROR: No remote shell available.
Foam1.1 enviroment requires either ssh and/or rsh.
Contact your system administrator.

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