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Before start working, source OpenFOAM software version
- With every new terminal session, before start working with OpenFOAM, your system needs to be connected with the OpenFOAM installation.
- OpenFOAM system variables and aliases are involved, typically typing e.g.:
# source installPath/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-2.x.x/etc/bashrc
- Optionally, the new line may be added to your home/user/.bashrc, e.g.:
- Optionally, the new alias(es) may be added to your home/user/.bashrc and used called when needed:
alias of21Local='. installPath/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-2.1.x-Local/etc/bashrc.Xeon' alias of23Opteron='. installPath/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-2.3.x/etc/bashrc.Opteron' alias of23LocalXeon='. installPath/OpenFOAM/OpenFOAM-2.3.x/etc/bashrc.Xeon'