CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > OpenFOAM

nonAlignedEdges in snappyHexMesh

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   January 11, 2011, 04:24
Default nonAlignedEdges in snappyHexMesh
New Member
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 8
Rep Power: 7
DanielPT is on a distinguished road

after meshing with SHM and check with checkMesh tool, there is one failure concerning nonALignedEdges.

The message after checkMesh is:

Number of edges not aligned with or perpendicular to non-empty directions: 241888
<<Writing 216975 points on non-aligned edges to set nonAlignedEdges.

Did somebody know how to fix the problem?

DanielPT is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   January 3, 2013, 08:02
New Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Bremen
Posts: 20
Rep Power: 6
holodeck10 is on a distinguished road
Just stumbled over your question, which is still unanswered. I guess after one year you found a solution. However, as I had the same question there might be others as well, so ...

As I understood from,

one can ignore this problem. I used such a mesh and OpenFoam did not complain.
holodeck10 is offline   Reply With Quote


aligned, edges, snappyhex, snappyhexmesh

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Createpatch and SnappyHexMesh hm86 OpenFOAM Native Meshers: snappyHexMesh and Others 1 February 3, 2011 10:50
stitchMesh and snappyHexMesh gdbaldw OpenFOAM 0 December 23, 2009 03:09
SnappyHexMesh samiam1000 OpenFOAM 0 October 5, 2009 10:32
Problem with snappyHexMesh samiam1000 OpenFOAM 0 October 3, 2009 05:08
SnappyHexMesh not generate mesh first time mavimo OpenFOAM Mesh Utilities 4 August 26, 2008 07:08

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:22.