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1 Name

subSetMesh - Selects a section of mesh based on a cellSet.

Valid versions: OF Version 21.png

2 Synopsis


3 Description

Select a sub-part of the mesh to be the mesh. The sub-part is specified by a cellSet name CELLSET. The latter can be generated using setSet or topoSet for example.

-patch NAME

Add exposed internal faces to specified patch instead of to oldInternalFaces


Overwrite the existing mesh files


Run the utility in parallel

-roots "(DIR1 [...DIRN])"

Directories through which the data are distributed

-region NAME

Specify a mesh region by its NAME

-case DIR

Execute the command on the case directory DIR. If not provided, use the current directory


Skip the execution of the functionObjects


Display the help and exit

This utility is used in the following tutorials:

  • incompressible/potentialFreeSurfaceFoam/oscillatingBox
  • lagrangian/reactingParcelFilmFoam/hotBoxes
  • mesh/moveDynamicMesh/simpleHarmonicMotion
  • multiphase/interDyMFoam/ras/damBreakWithObstacle
  • multiphase/interDyMFoam/ras/floatingObject