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Old   July 29, 2014, 17:37
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I'm a newbie of OF, I've searched in the documentations and in the forum but I am not able to find what I need.

I'm developing a post processing tool for my simulations: I need to load two different cases because in the tool I compare the results.

I'm able to read different time using timeSelector but I don't know how load different cases.

Can anyone help me?

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Old   July 31, 2014, 04:33
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I assume that you want to compare the fields of various cases, or something like that? If you can't do that in paraview, I would suggest to have a look at
which creates the runTime variable like:
    Foam::Time runTime
I suggest that you exchange args.rootPath() and args.caseName() with the particular path and case name, you would like to generate. You can do that in a loop and store a List<Time>. As soon as you have the runTime available, you can access pretty much everything.

I hope that this helps, though I haven't tested it. This is just a fair warning .
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Old   August 1, 2014, 03:12
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It works! Thank you for your help!
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