CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > FLUENT

Fluent journal

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

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   August 16, 2004, 03:56
Default Fluent journal
Posts: n/a

Can I write a more lisible journal in fluent than those is obtained by File/write/journal?

  Reply With Quote

Old   September 11, 2004, 22:37
Default Re: Fluent journal - more lisible
Nick Chepurniy
Posts: n/a
Hi Oliver,

I do not have an answer. I have been asking myself the same question. I have searched the internet and found almost nothing. After three days I asked my self a question: Why do I need a more lisible journal ? If you do a Google search with the words: stanford fluent gambit - then the first two items will be: AUTOMATION and COMPUTATIONAL FLUID ... Get them printed out. For the second item the files are in .gz format - So what I do is select the file I want and when I am asked to open or save the .gz file I repond with CANCEL. Then I select the same file again and the second time the file is automatically unziped and you can save is in a readable format.

In these two references you will find examples of journal files in the format you and myself want !

But I have decided to stop looking for the nice format and just use the scheme format - it is ugly - but it does the job !


  Reply With Quote

Old   September 12, 2004, 16:01
Default Re: Fluent journal - more lisible
Nick Chepurniy
Posts: n/a
To get a more lisible journal file, on the Internet do a search using Google and search for:

"Fluent 5" ug disabled

Then in the "Fluent 5 User's Guide" manual read chapter 2, sections:

2.2 Text User Interface

In chapter 25 you will find the Reference Guide for each command and at the end of each command there will be a description of how to execute the same command using the text command format.

Start Fluent and in the Fluent window type:


this will give you a list of the aliases defined by the system. For example the file/read-case text command can be invoked using the alias rc defined as

(alias 'rc (labmda () (read-case)))

Summary: Text command can be placed into a journal file and using aliases can make the text commands even shorter.

  Reply With Quote


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
few quesions on ANSYS ICEMCFD and FLUENT Prakash.Paudel ANSYS 0 August 12, 2010 12:07
Fluent 12 Journal File Problem Krish FLUENT 2 July 16, 2010 06:10
running a journal file in Parallel FLUENT novice FLUENT 0 June 15, 2010 04:19
Master node in parallel computing only distirubtion syadgar FLUENT 1 September 8, 2009 16:41
Problems With Journal When Writing Forces To File Andrew FLUENT 2 September 23, 2005 02:12

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:25.