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CREATEPATCH(1) OpenFOAM Commands Manual CREATEPATCH(1)

NAME

createPatch - part of OpenFOAM (The Open Source CFD Toolbox).

SYNOPSIS

createPatch [OPTIONS]

DESCRIPTION

Create patches out of selected boundary faces, which are either from existing
patches or from a faceSet

OPTIONS

-case dir
Specify case directory to use (instead of the cwd)
-decomposeParDict file
Use specified file for decomposePar dictionary
-dict file
Use alternative createPatchDict
-overwrite
Overwrite existing mesh/results files
-parallel
Run in parallel [Parallel option]
-region name
Specify alternative mesh region
-writeObj
Write obj files showing the cyclic matching process
-doc
Display documentation in browser
-doc-source
Display source code in browser
-help
Display short help and exit
-help-full
Display full help and exit

ADVANCED OPTIONS

-fileHandler handler
Override the file handler type
-hostRoots (((host1 dir1) .. (hostN dirN))
slave root directories (per host) for distributed running. The host specification can use a regex. [Parallel option]
-roots (dir1 .. dirN)
Slave root directories for distributed running [Parallel option]
-help-compat
Display compatibility options and exit
-help-man
Display full help (manpage format) and exit

COMPATIBILITY OPTIONS

-noFunctionObjects
This option is ignored

SEE ALSO

Online documentation https://www.openfoam.com/documentation/

COPYRIGHT

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