[Beowulf] Building OpenFOAM

Eliot Eshelman eliote at microway.com
Mon Nov 7 08:54:41 PST 2016

I don't have info for that exact version at my fingertips, but did an 
OpenFOAM 3.0 build last week. It took ~3 hours on a 24-core Xeon 
Broadwell server.


On 11/07/2016 10:36 AM, Prentice Bisbal wrote:
> Beowulfers,
> Do any of you have experience building OpenFOAM from source? How long 
> does it normally take to build?
> I'm building OpenFOAM 4.1 for a user, and it's been compiling the code 
> for close to 3 weeks now. Yes, my build machine is a very slow old 
> system (Dual-Core AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 1210, 1.8 GHz), but this 
> still seems ridiculously long.

Eliot Eshelman
Microway, Inc.

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