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daxindamix May 7, 2012 09:44

Tutorial cavity mapFields
 
Hello,

I started OpenFOAM tutorial but I'm stuck almost at the beginning. I run the first case "cavity" and I should continue with "CavityFine" with another Mesh definition. In order to keep the calculation already done I should proceed in mapFields but I cannot find where I should write it. Should I create a new file within the system folder or write it in controlDict?

Thx for your help.

lovecraft22 May 7, 2012 10:13

Where you should write what?

daxindamix May 7, 2012 10:17

mapFields ../cavity -consistent

lovecraft22 May 7, 2012 10:18

It's a command. You need to run it from the shell.

daxindamix May 7, 2012 10:22

I installed OpenFOAM 1.5 on windows, there are all the commmands on the right side of the OpenFOAM designer window, including mapFields, but if I right click on it and I click start then it says taht the argument is missing ...

daxindamix May 8, 2012 05:39

I tried to customize the command mapFields (giving the application name the path and the option -consistent) but it does not work, is anyone familiar with this windows version please? :confused:


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