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NJG February 15, 2013 10:37

error interpretation help
Hello Community,

I am trying to run a new solver I made (with a new wall function as well) and in my first run attempt after I compiled it, an error was produced. I am new to OF (but learning fast!) so I am not sure how to read this just yet. That is the insight I am looking for. I would like to know where to look for the cause of this error.

My guess to this matter is that after 23 iterations the calculation of p_rgh caused this issue. Is that correct?

Any other insights would be most appreciated.


PIMPLE: Operating solver in PISO mode

Starting time loop

Time = 2

Courant Number mean: 0 max: 0
DILUPBiCG: Solving for T, Initial residual = 0.547374, Final residual = 9.2739e-07, No Iterations 75
DILUPBiCG: Solving for x, Initial residual = 0.573135, Final residual = 8.78534e-07, No Iterations 75
DICPCG: Solving for p_rgh, Initial residual = 1, Final residual = 0.00901403, No Iterations 23
#0 Foam::error::printStack(Foam::Ostream&) in "/opt/openfoam211/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/lib/"
#1 Foam::sigFpe::sigHandler(int) in "/opt/openfoam211/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/lib/"
#2 Uninterpreted:
#3 Foam::inv(Foam::Field<Foam::SymmTensor<double> >&, Foam::UList<Foam::SymmTensor<double> > const&) in "/opt/openfoam211/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/lib/"
in "/home/nick/OpenFOAM/nick-2.1.1/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/bin/buoyantBoussinesqPimpleFoamMF" #5
in "/home/nick/OpenFOAM/nick-2.1.1/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/bin/buoyantBoussinesqPimpleFoamMF"
in "/home/nick/OpenFOAM/nick-2.1.1/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/bin/buoyantBoussinesqPimpleFoamMF"
#7 __libc_start_main in "/lib/i386-linux-gnu/"
in "/home/nick/OpenFOAM/nick-2.1.1/platforms/linuxGccDPOpt/bin/buoyantBoussinesqPimpleFoamMF"
Floating point exception


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