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.
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.
Downloads are no longer available for this appliance, as it is based on an OS version that we no longer support.
You can clone the appliance, then upgrade and build with a current OS version.
Version 6.0.1 (Public release)
- Updated version of OpenFOAM® 2.2.x (x > 2)
- Upgraded packages according to openSUSE 13.1 release update repository
o OpenSUSE 13.1– 64 bit
o Kernel 3.11
o gcc 4.8
- Scientific software
o OpenFOAM 2.2.x (x > 2)
Notes on past releases
- GeekoCFD text-mode 6.0.1 is a major release, which obsoletes GeekoCFD text-mode 5.1.0. GeekoCFD text-mode 5.1.0 is now unsupported, and is not available anymore.
90 dependencies removed
447 dependencies updated
212 new dependencies
6 new files
2 new repositories
6 new software selections
2 repositories removed
3 software selections removed
Build configuration updated
Script configuration updated
Software1 patterns, 654 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.