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Ladnam September 16, 2011 06:48

Problem editing files when running in parallel
 
When I run a case in parallel to time xx and the try to open the processorx/xx/U file the internalField values are not translated correctly (using cat,nano,vim) or character coding cannot be detected (in gedit).
And if I try to edit the "healthy" part of the file, something goes wrong.

This is not happening when i run in serial mode.

I need to be able to edit these files to change e.g. inlet velocity after some time (?)

tonyuprm September 16, 2011 23:43

hey Landman,

What if you try changing writeFormat? Is it set to ascii?

gl,

Tony

Ladnam September 19, 2011 03:35

Thank you! My mistake. I should have thought of that.


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