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tj22 May 17, 2006 16:40

Where can I locate, in the pro
Where can I locate, in the programmers/users guides or elsewhere, a list of all the possible files that may be outputted from a foam run (the "file format" of foam)?

It seems I keep coming upon more files that I need to visualize.


gschaider May 19, 2006 04:22

You're thinking of something l
You're thinking of something like this: _fields
(the list is very uncomplete)

The "problem" is that everyone who writes a solver is free to choose the names of the fields as he likes. But for certain classes of solvers there are conventions. For instance for the velocity "U" is widely accepted (although if somebody wants he can use "V" or "G" for Geschwindigkeit it's up to him)

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