GeekoCFD text mode
“GeekoCFD text mode” is a live distribution based on openSUSE – 64 bit, whose purpose is to provide easy and immediate access to OpenFOAM®. The distribution consists of a base installation, which boots at runlevel 3 (text only with network), and provides direct access to a pre-built copy of OpenFOAM. Images are available in a variety of formats for both physical computers and virtual machines.
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USB & disk image
This is an image of your disk, ready to be written to either a USB drive or your hard disk. When written, it will erase all data on a disk. During the first boot, your partition will be automatically resized to fill available space.
Burn this ISO file to a DVD (or CD, if the space allows), and you'll be able to boot directly from the disc.
A bootable ISO containing the appliance disk image. Boots into a simple graphical environment and prompts for confirmation before writing the image onto the hard drive. Useful for performing automated system installs/preloads.
Warning: Overwrites all data on the target hard drive.
Open Virtualization Format (OVF)
The OVF format is an open standard for packaging and distributing virtual appliances. It is not tied to any particular hypervisor or system architecture.
VMware / VirtualBox / KVM image
Whether you use VMware, VirtualBox, or KVM, this vmdk is a ready-to-use virtual appliance.
Xen guest image
This Xen guest image is ready to run on a Xen hypervisor host.
This KVM image (compressed .qcow2) is ready to run on a KVM hypervisor host.
SUSE Cloud / OpenStack image (KVM)
Version 5.0.0 (Public release)
- Updated version of OpenFOAM® 2.2.x (x > 1, Including commit 71fcc245333b470549e11ad6aba739746a1085be – Fri Apr 5 15:29:09 2013 +0100)
- Upgraded packages according to openSUSE 12.3 release
- Hyper-V image was replaced by Windows Azure image.
o OpenSUSE 12.3– 64 bit
o Kernel 3.7.10
o gcc 4.7.2
- Scientific software
o OpenFOAM 2.2.x
Notes on past releases
- GeekoCFD 4.0.0 is now unsupported. Only a preload ISO image is available for download. Users are advised to upgrade to version 5.0.0.
34 dependencies removed
499 dependencies updated
3 files removed
2 files updated
54 new dependencies
3 new files
5 new software selections
2 software selections removed
Build configuration updated
Script configuration updated
Software1 patterns, 552 packages
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Includes the following unofficial sources:
No custom software packages were uploaded.
Overlay files were uploaded, but none are executable.
No custom scripts were enabled.