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Old   July 20, 2015, 01:47
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Hi,

I ran a simulation using a user compiled a coupled steady state kinematic cloud solver to simulate erosion on geometry surface.

When trying to postprocess the erosion by using foamToVTK command i receive the following fatal error

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FOAM FATAL ERROR: 
    cell, tetFace and tetPt search failure at position (0.169635 -5.36499e-05 -0.158203)
    for requested cell 1965716
    If this is a restart or reconstruction/decomposition etc. it is likely that the write precision is not sufficient.
    Either increase 'writePrecision' or set 'writeFormat' to 'binary'

    From function void Foam::particle::initCellFacePt()
    in file /home/openfoam/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-2.4.0/src/lagrangian/basic/lnInclude/particleI.H at line 758.
Although i dont understand the error i tried the suggestions given by openFoam ( changing writeformat and write precision) but in vain.
Just to let everybody know my server got restarted while the simulation was running. I am trying to visualise what has happened until restart. Could this pose some kind of problem. No right?
solver details are present in Wmake command error while including erosion modelling

Any hint/help/direction will be greatly appreciated!!!!!

Thank you very much
Ananth
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