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Old   August 6, 2013, 07:24
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can anybody tell me how to convert my .mesh file in OF ? i know the command but can anybody tell me in detail ... what i have to do in fluent to make it ASCII ?
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export your mesh file .msh from Gambit (you don't have to do anything with Fluent)
Then in OF, just use the command fluentMeshToFoam or fluent3DMeshToFoam
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helo max ,
i tried to follow above said but while executing the conversion following error is coming .....Create time

fileName::stripInvalid() called for invalid fileName UntitledFolder
For debug level (= 2) > 1 this is considered fatal
Aborted (core dumped)



and i tried it with changing the mesh file name also but its not working ....
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paste exatly what command you gave, and where you executed it
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gambitToFoam /OpenFOAM/yash-2.2.0/run/tutorials/cavity/yash.neu

this is the command i used after making new case file with the name cavity and copying 0 , constant and system file in it . also my .neu file ....
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i also tried with this command ...........
fluentMeshToFoam /OpenFOAM/yash-2.2.0/run/tutorials/cavity/yash.msh
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where are you executing this command?
use pwd command for knowing where you are
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helo max
thanks alot for your help . mesh conversion is done and at the end it also saying mesh ok . now i have one doubt in my mind that now should i need to make change in the constant /polymesh file regarding geometry or it is already done while conversion ??
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It is already done.
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