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How many of you have actually used it?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

Have not used it yet.

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Will you?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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To tell you the truth I do not even know what computational fluid dynamics is.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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My Dad is an expert of it and I'm not but I need to compile it to impress him.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm, I admire that you want to impress your father. Do it if you want to but I know that he is already impressed by you.

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Ok.

Xan my puppy be happy with .deb files?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I thought it could handle .deb files.

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Do they actually contain binaries inside them?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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When it is installed, yes. I thought they were compressed.

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.run files?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Those are like executables in Windows.

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If I look into a dot deb with an extractor will they contain .run files?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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The extractor has uncompressed them. When they are compressed they are gibberish.

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Why diesn't linux have thimgs that run on all the distros?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Don't .bin, .sh and .run already do that?

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Oh. I've never heard of bin

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You see them in Windows too.

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Only if I create it

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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There is a big distro CAELinux, OpenFOAM is one of the included softwares. Never used it, though.

Not worth the download if OpenFOAM is the only one you need.

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What other things does it have?

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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caelinux has the details.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Looks pretty good!

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Thanks for the link

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi,

You're welcome!

The caelinux wiki pages look good enough to get started, and it even has LaTeX and LyX editor!

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"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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