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milkovp May 13, 2008 17:51

Hey! I found the Openfoam bin
I found the Openfoam binaries at very useful to get started with Openfoam, because I couldn't manage to compile it myself.

Is such a precompiled archive available for 64-bit linux, too?

P. Milkov

milkovp May 13, 2008 17:53

I forgot to say that I need th
I forgot to say that I need the development version.

P. Milkov

hjasak May 13, 2008 21:59

No probs - I'll upload it now,
No probs - I'll upload it now, it should be ready for you by the time you wake up. I am using OpenSuSe 10.3, and using a native compiler.

Enjoy OpenFOAM,


mirko May 14, 2008 11:05

I recently posted my experienc
I recently posted my experience on compiling OF-devel on a 64-bit platform (redhat). I basically expanded Hrvoje's instructions, and included bits of wisdom gleaned from other places as well.

See following link for that message:

Once I understood what was going on, it went pretty easy (but not quick).

milkovp May 14, 2008 15:56

Thank you, Hrvoje, for offerin
Thank you, Hrvoje, for offering to upload the 64 bit version. Where do you put it?

Mirko, before I start over with the compilation experience, I would like to check whether the native 64 bit code promises a significant speedup. If yes, your expanded instructions are more than welcome.


hjasak May 15, 2008 04:57

Sorry, should be there now. I
Sorry, should be there now. It seems my upload failed the first time round.


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