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Old   August 20, 2012, 12:14
Default any mesh utilities/converters to get mesh into the .cgns format
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I have an unstructured mesh in Gmsh and wish to get it in the .cgns format.

CGNS support for the program seems very tricky to turn on/get it working and so I was planning on using a converter to get around this problem. I was going to save the mesh as a plot3d file then use this converter (Plot3d to CGNS Translator) to make it into a cgns file.

However it seems the plot3d file is only for structured meshes. Does anyone know any other converters that may be useful or can suggest a different solution?
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