GeekoCFD is a live distribution based on openSUSE – 64 bit, whose purpose is to provide easy and immediate access to open-source Computational Fluid Dynamics tools. It includes cantor, gmsh, grace, gsl, wxMaxima, Octave with an almost complete selection of octave-forge packages, OpenFOAM®, Paraview, pyFoam, R. Additionally, gcc, DDD, Eclipse Helios with CDT, Emacs, git, kate, vim and a complete openSUSE KDE installation are provided, including Gimp, LibreOffice and Blender.
All trademarks belong to their respective owners. This offering is not approved or endorsed by OpenCFD Limited, the producer of the OpenFOAM software and owner of the OPENFOAM® and OpenCFD® trade marks.
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.
VMware / VirtualBox / KVM image
Whether you use VMware, VirtualBox, or KVM, this vmdk is a ready-to-use virtual appliance.
Virtual Hard Disk
This image includes special extensions to run on Microsoft Hyper-V Server or Windows Virtual PC.
Version 6.1.0 (Public release)
- Updated version of OpenFOAM 2.3.x (x > 0)
- Upgraded packages according to openSUSE 13.1 release update repository
o OpenSUSE 13.1 – 64 bit
o Kernel 3.11
o gcc 4.8
o KDE 4.11
- Scientific software
o gmsh 2.8.3
o wxMaxima and Maxima
o OpenFOAM® 2.2.x (x > 2)
o Paraview 3.12
- Development tools
o Eclipse Kepler SR1 with CDT
o vim with gitdiff
Notes on past releases
- GeekoCFD 6.1.0 is a minor release of GeekoCFD. It obsoletes GeekoCFD 6.0.1, which is not available anymore, and it is unsupported. Users are advised to upgrade to GeekoCFD 6.1.0.
4 dependencies updated
3644 new dependencies
8 new files
12 new software selections
37 software selections removed
Appliance configuration updated
Build configuration updated
Desktop configuration updated
Software4 patterns, 3644 packages
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