Installation guidelines

INSTALLATION GUIDELINE SUMMARY FOR PERSONAL COMPUTERS

Recommended system
OS: UBUNTU 16.04
SHELL : bash
EDITOR : gedit
PLOTTER : gnuplot

1) install OpenFOAM 4.1 in your home directory by compiling it from sources – see for example www.openfoam.org

2) copy PATO in the directory of your choice and source the PATO bashrc in the .bashrc

sourceĀ  $HOME/PATO/PATO-dev/bashrc

 

3) compile PATO
> source .bashrc
> pato
> ./AllwcleanAllclean
> ./Allwmake

This will compile Mutation++ (provided with PATO for convenience) and PATO.
Mutation++ compilation warnings can be ignored.

4) If you can use Gedit, let’s optimise its layout for PATO
In the menu, go to edit/preferences :
– select font : courrier 10 pitch /11
– uncheck “enable text wrapping”

5) Your system is ready to run PATO tutorials