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ivanyao September 22, 2008 21:59

hi, when i use "setParabolic
when i use "setParabolicInlet" application,it show:
setParabolicInlet /home/user/skolan/OpenFOAM/skolan-1.3/run/tutorials/sonicFoam backwardStep inlet 0.01 -z_noncenter -parallel -y_noncenter

It seems that there is no lamd running on the host newton.

This indicates that the LAM/MPI runtime environment is not operating.
The LAM/MPI runtime environment is necessary for MPI programs to run
(the MPI program tired to invoke the "MPI_Init" function).

Please run the "lamboot" command the start the LAM/MPI runtime
environment. See the LAM/MPI documentation for how to invoke
"lamboot" across multiple machines.
how to fix it?thank you!
ps:I use OF1.4 IN SUSE10.2.

gschaider September 23, 2008 06:57

If you're using the setParabol
If you're using the setParabolicInlet that floats around here, be advised that it doesn't work correctly on parallel cases (at least the version I wrote). Therefore the -parallel option should not be used (and it only makes sense if you've got an mpirun, or similar, before the call to the solver.


ivanyao September 24, 2008 02:20

hi. thank you for your answer
thank you for your answer.but now i do not know what can i do?

gschaider September 24, 2008 05:48

Try running it without -parall
Try running it without -parallel

ivanyao September 24, 2008 21:50

hi, thank you!but it doesn't
thank you!but it doesn't show
Usage:setParabolicInlet <root>.....-z_noncenter -parallel -y_noncenter,

gschaider September 25, 2008 07:57

Try setParabolicInlet . backw
setParabolicInlet . backwardStep inlet 0.01 -z_noncenter
The dot is important. And the stuff iwht a - in front is optional

ivanyao September 26, 2008 03:11

ok.i will try it!thank you1
ok.i will try it!thank you1

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